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George W. Clute

  • Birth 11 Jun 1842 Lapeer County, Michigan, USA
  • Death 13 Feb 1919 Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Mount Morris, Genesee County, Michigan, USA
  • Memorial ID 7267357

Civil War Congressional Medal Of Honor Recipient. Served during the Civil War as a Corporal in Company I, 14th Michigan Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at the Battle of Bentonville, North Carolina on March 19, 1865. His citation reads "In a charge, captured the flag of the 40th North Carolina (C.S.A.), the flag being taken in a personal encounter with an officer who carried and defended it". His Medal was awarded to him on August 26, 1898.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Sgt. Rock
  • Added: 16 Mar 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7267357
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George W. Clute (11 Jun 1842–13 Feb 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7267357, citing Mount Morris Cemetery, Mount Morris, Genesee County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .