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George Holt
Birth: 1840
Kentucky, USA
Death: unknown

Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the US Navy at Kentucky and served as a Quarter Gunner. His citation reads "On board the USS Plymouth, Hamburg Harbor, 3 July 1871. Jumping overboard at the imminent risk of his life, Holt, with a comrade, rescued from drowning one of a party who was thrown from a shore boat into a four-knot running tide while the boat was coming alongside the ship". (bio by: Don Morfe) 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Apr 18, 2010
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