The President of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
SHELTON, GEORGE M.
Rank and Organization: Private, Company 1, 23d
U.S. Infantry. Place and Date: At La Paz, Leyte, Philippine Islands, 26 April 1900.
Entered Service At: Bellington, Tex. Birth: Brownwood, Tex. Date of
Issue: 10 March 1902.
Advanced alone under heavy fire of the enemy and
rescued a wounded comrade.
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