GOURAUD, GEORGE E. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Captain and aide-de-camp, U.S. Volunteers. Place and date: At Honey Hill, S.C., 30 November 1864.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   New York, N.Y.

Date of issue:   21 August 1893.

Citation:   While under severe fire of the enemy, which drove back the command, rendered valuable assistance in rallying the men.

This data was extracted from the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. Senate, Medal of Honor Recipients: 1863-1973 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1973)