|George N. Galloway|
|Born||1841 or 1842|
|Died||February 9, 1904 (aged 63-64)|
|Place of birth||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Buried at||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Unit||Company G, 95th Pennsylvania Infantry|
|Battles/wars||American Civil War|
|Awards||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. Galloway's medal was won for his actions at Alsop's Farm in Virginia in May 1864. He was honored with the award on October 24, 1895.
Galloway was from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "George N. Galloway". http://projects.militarytimes.com/citations-medals-awards/recipient.php?recipientid=1127. Retrieved June 2, 2014.
- ↑ "Civil War (S-Z) Medal of Honor Recipients". http://www.history.army.mil/moh/civilwar_gl.html#GALLOWAYGN. Retrieved June 2, 2014.
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