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George Henry Stockman

Details
  • Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company C,
    6th Missouri Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: May 22, 1863
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA
Citation
Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."
Medal of Honor Recipient George H. Stockman
Medal of Honor Recipient George H. Stockman
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: July 9, 1894
  • Born: July 3, 1833, Muenden, Germany
  • Died: June 30, 1912
  • Buried: West Laurel Hill Cemetery (PM) (Providence-398-1), Bala-Cynwyd, PA, United States
 

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