of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
ROOSEVELT, GEORGE W.
Rank and Organization: First Sergeant, Company K. 26th Pennsylvania Infantry. Place
and Date: At Bull Run, Va., 30 August 1862. At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863. Entered
Service At: Chester Pa. Birth: Chester, Pa. Date Of Issue: 2 July 1887.
At Bull Run, Va., recaptured the colors, which had been seized by the enemy. At
Gettysburg captured a Confederate color bearer and color, in which effort he was severely
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