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George N. Galloway
Born 1841 or 1842
Died February 9, 1904 (aged 63-64)
Place of birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Buried at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Allegiance US flag 34 stars.svg United States of America
Service/branch U.S. Army
Rank Private
Unit Pennsylvania Company G, 95th Pennsylvania Infantry
Battles/wars American Civil War
Awards Medal of Honor ribbon.svg Medal of Honor

George Norton Galloway (1841 or 1842 – February 9, 1904) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Galloway received his country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of Honor.[1] Galloway's medal was won for his actions at Alsop's Farm in Virginia in May 1864.[1] He was honored with the award on October 24, 1895.[2]

Galloway was from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[1]

Medal of Honor citationEdit

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private George Norton Galloway, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 8 May 1864, while serving with Company G, 95th Pennsylvania Infantry, in action at Alsops Farm, Virginia. Private Galloway voluntarily held an important position under heavy fire.[1]

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