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U.S. Civil War - U.S. Army

George H Plowman

  • Rank: Sergeant Major (Highest Rank: Captain)
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    3d Maryland Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: June 17, 1864
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Petersburg, Virginia, USA

Recaptured the colors of the 2d Pennsylvania Provisional Artillery.

Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Washington, District of Columbia
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: December 1, 1864
  • Born: March 10, 1840, Oxford, England
  • Died: February 27, 1921, Woodward, OK, United States
  • Buried: Arlington National Cemetery (MH) (3-4417-EH), Arlington, VA, United States

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