WILLIAMS, GEORGE C. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Quartermaster Sergeant, 1st Battalion, 14th U.S. Infantry.
Place and date:   At Gaines Mill, Va., 27 June 1862. Entered service at:?.

Birth:   England.

Date of issue:   28 August 1897.

Citation:   While on duty with the wagon train as quartermaster sergeant he voluntarily left his place of safety in the rear, joined a company, and fought with distinguished gallantry through the action.

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)