SHOPP, GEORGE J. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company E, 191st Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date:   At Five Forks, Va., 1 April 1865.

Entered service at:   Reading, Pa.

Birth:   Equinunk, Pa.

Date of issue:   27 April 1865.

Citation:   Capture of flag.

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)