[ Medal of Honor Citation ]
George W Mears
Organization: Company A, 6th Pennsylvania Reserves
Entered Service: Bloomsburgh, Pa.
Birth: Bloomsburgh, Pa.
Date Medal Issued: 16 February 1897.
Date of Action: 2 July 1863.
Place of Action: Gettysburg, Pa.
With five volunteers he gallantly charged on a number of the enemy's sharpshooters concealed in a log house, captured them, and brought them into the Union lines.
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