Historical records matching George Franklin Shiels
About George Franklin Shiels
The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
SHIELS, GEORGE F.
Rank and Organization: Surgeon, U.S. Volunteers. Place and Date: At Tuliahan River, Philippine Islands, 25 March 1899. Entered Service At: California. Birth: California. Date of Issue: 22 November 1906.
Voluntarily exposed himself to the fire of the enemy and went with 4 men to the relief of 2 native Filipinos lying wounded about 150 yards in front of the lines and personally carried one of them to a place of safety.