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George Washington Hamilton
Sergeant Technician Fifth Grade

Served during WWII,in the US Army, from 
February, 22 1940 - October 13, 1943

George served in Tunisia, Naples-Foggia, Rome-Arno, Southern France, Rhineland, Central Europe.

Awards/Medals included: European-African Middle Eastern Campaign Medal with Silver Service Star, Bronze Arrowhead, WWII Victory Medal, Good Conduct Medal, American Defense Service Medal, Marksman Badge w/Rifle Bar, Driver & Mechanics Badge.

After the War:  George worked on the B&O Railroad as a yardmaster, a conductor, and a brakeman.  He married Sara Shandorf Shives.  He is survived by two daughters, eleven grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren.  He is buried at Greenridge Cemetery in Connellsville, Pennsylvania.