|George W. Lucas|
|Died||May 17, 1921 (aged 75–76)|
|Place of birth||Adams County, Illinois|
|Place of burial||Mounds Cemetery, Timewell, Brown County, Illinois|
United States of America|
United States Army|
|Unit||Company C, 3d Missouri Cavalry|
|Battles/wars||American Civil War|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citationEdit
Rank and organization: Private, Company C, 3d Missouri Cavalry. Place and date: At Benton, Ark., July 25, 1864. Entered service at: Mt. Sterling, Brown County, Ill. Birth: Adams County, Ill. Date of issue: December 1864.
Pursued and killed Confederate Brig. Gen. George M. Holt, Arkansas Militia, capturing his arms and horse.
- This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Army Center of Military History.
- ""GEORGE W. LUCAS" entry". Medal of Honor recipients: American Civil War. United States Army Center of Military History. June 8, 2009. http://www.history.army.mil/html/moh/civwaral.html. Retrieved 2008-03-13.
- "George W. Lucas". Claim to Fame: Medal of Honor recipients. Find a Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8805568. Retrieved 2008-07-02.
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