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Spanish-American War - U.S. Army

George Henry Nee

  • Rank: Private (Highest Rank: Sergeant)
  • Conflict/Era: Spanish-American War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company H,
    21st U.S. Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: July 1, 1898
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Santiago, Cuba
Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and under heavy fire from the enemy.
Medal of Honor Recipient George H. Nee
Medal of Honor Recipient George H. Nee
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: June 22, 1899
  • Born: March 12, 1876, Boston, Suffolk County, MA, United States
  • Died: March 4, 1952, Boston, MA, United States
  • Buried: Forest Hills Cemetery (Poinsetta Path A-8120), Boston, MA, United States

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