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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 15/08/1841 Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada.  d. 19/05/1913 Edgewater, Colorado.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 08-10/1868 Arizona.

 

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the US Army in Company B, 8th US Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action in the Arizona Territory during August-October 1868.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Bravery in scouts and actions against Indians.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: CROWN HILL CEMETERY, WHEAT RIDGE, DENVER, COLORADO.

Block 26, Lot 192, Section 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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George G Wortman

WORTMAN GRAVE