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George McCall Courts
Birth: Feb. 16, 1888
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 1932

Mexican Campaign Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served as a Lieutenant, Junior Grade, in the United States Navy during the 1914 Vera Cruz, Mexico Campaign. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery on April 21 and 22, 1914. His citation “For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz. Under fire, Lt. Courts was eminent and conspicuous in the performance of his duties. He had well qualified himself by thorough study during his years of duty in Mexico to deal with the conditions of this engagement, and his services were of great value. He twice volunteered and passed in an open boat through the zone of fire to convey important orders to the Chester, then under a severe fire”. His Medal was issued on December 4, 1915. He would be promoted to Commander, USN. before his retirement from service. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 7 Lot 9874
 
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Record added: Feb 09, 2002
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- James Snow
 Added: Aug. 1, 2014
Thank You for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
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