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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 02/12/1868 Mount Erie, Illinois. d. 27/11/1945 Maine.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION; 01/07/1898 El Caney, Cuba.

 

Berg was born December 2, 1868 in Mount Erie, Illinois. After entering the army, he was sent to fight with Company C, 17th U.S. Infantry in the Spanish–American War.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and while under heavy fire of the enemy.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: MOUNT PLEASANT CEMETERY, SOUTH PORTLAND, MAINE.

Section J

George Francis Berg

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