of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
WALTON, GEORGE W.
Rank and Organization: Private, Company C, 97th Pennsylvania Infantry. Place
and Date: At Fort Hell, Petersburg, Va., 29 August 1864. Entered Service At:
Upper Oxford, Pa. Birth: Chester, Pa. Date Of Issue: 6 August 1902.
Went outside the trenches, under heavy fire at short range, and rescued a comrade who
had been wounded and thrown out of the trench by an exploding shell.
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