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 George Henry Maynard

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George Henry Maynard

  • Birth 2 Feb 1836 Waltham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 26 Dec 1927 Waltham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Waltham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Plot Section F, Lot 2042
  • Memorial ID 8201330

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Brevet Major in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Private in Company D, 13th Massachusetts Infantry for action on December 13, 1862 at Fredericksburg, Virginia. His citation reads "A wounded and helpless comrade, having been left on the skirmish line, this soldier voluntarily returned to the front under a severe fire and carried the wounded man to a place of safety."

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 22 Dec 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8201330
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Henry Maynard (2 Feb 1836–26 Dec 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8201330, citing Mount Feake Cemetery, Waltham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .