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George Matthew Shelton
Birth: Dec. 23, 1877
Brownwood
Brown County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1949
San Francisco County
California, USA

Philippine Insurrection Medal of Honor recipient. Shelton was awarded his CMOH as a Private with Company I, 23rd US Infantry on April 26, 1900 at La Paz, Leyte, Philippine Islands. His citation reads "Advanced alone under heavy fire of the enemy and rescued a wounded comrade." He remained with the Army and eventually made the rank of Major. (bio by: G.Photographer) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Willette Logan Shelton (1887 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  George Matthew Shelton (1907 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
San Francisco National Cemetery
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: OSD, 799
 
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Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3541814
George Matthew Shelton
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George Matthew Shelton
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George Matthew Shelton
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