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George Stokes

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: England
Death: March 25, 1919 (80)
Place of Burial: Dolton, Illinois, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Augusta Anna Stokes
Father of Charles Edwin Stokes and Ralph Stokes

Managed by: Marvin Caulk, (C)
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About George Stokes

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private George Stokes, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 16 December 1864, while serving with Company C, 122d Illinois Infantry, in action at Nashville, Tennessee, for capture of flag.

General Orders: Date of Issue: February 24, 1865

Action Date: December 16, 1864

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company C

Division: 122d Illinois Infantry

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George Stokes's Timeline

December 24, 1838
March 2, 1884
Age 45
July 28, 1900
Age 61
March 25, 1919
Age 80
Dolton, Illinois, USA