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Army Medal of Honor

Medal of Honor Citation


George Uhrl

Organization: Light Battery F, 5th US Artillery

Entered Service: unknown

Birth: Germany.

Date Medal Issued: 4 April 1898.

Date of Action: 30 June 1862.

Place of Action: White Oak Swamp Bridge, Va.


Was 1 of a party of 3 who, under heavy fire of advancing enemy, voluntarily secured and saved from capture a field gun belonging to another battery, and which had been deserted by its officers and men.


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