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MAYNARD, GEORGE

maynard george

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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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private (highest rank: Brevet Major) Company D, 13th Massachusetts Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1862 Waltham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts

Citation

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.