George W. Stewart (1839 - 1911)

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Birthplace: Salem, New Jersey, USA
Death: Died
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About George W. Stewart

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant George W. Stewart, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 5 April 1865, while serving with Company E, 1st New Jersey Cavalry, in action at Paines Crossroads, Virginia, for capture of flag.

General Orders: Date of Issue: May 3, 1865

Action Date: April 5, 1865

Service: Army

Rank: First Sergeant

Company: Company E

Division: 1st New Jersey Cavalry

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March 25, 1839
Salem, New Jersey, USA
November 17, 1911
Age 72
Camden, Camden, New Jersey, USA