of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
PLATT, GEORGE C.
Rank and Organization: Private, Troop H, 6th U.S. Cavalry. Place and Date:
At Fairfield, Pa., 3 July 63. Birth: Ireland. Date Of Issue: 12 July
Seized the regimental flag upon the death of the standard bearer in a hand-to-hand
fight and prevented it from falling into the hands of the enemy.
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