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George J Shopp
Birth: Sep. 8, 1834, France
Death: Mar. 24, 1924
Denver County
Colorado, USA

Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the US Army in Company E, 191st Pennsylvania Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Five Forks, Virginia on April 1, 1865. His citation reads "Capture of flag." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
Family links: 
  Mary Adaline Shopp (1835 - 1906)*
  Nellie E Shopp Geer (1866 - 1952)*
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Yuma Cemetery
Yuma County
Colorado, USA
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Jan 26, 2003
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George J Shopp
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George J Shopp
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George J Shopp
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Thank you, Soldier for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Mar. 24, 2017
Honoring your heroism at Five Forks and your service, to the preservation of the Union.
- Wagon Master
 Added: Mar. 24, 2017
The Shopp family was living at Minden, Nebraska all of 1888, 1889, and part of the 1890 year.
- Hultquist, Jack
 Added: Nov. 1, 2016
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