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George F. Rebmann
|Born||10 April, 1840
Browning Township, Schuyler County, Illinois
|Died||20 August, 1918|
Messerer Cemetery, Pleasant View, Schuyler County, Illinois
|Allegiance||United States of America|
||United States Army|
|Unit||Company B, 119th Illinois Infantry Regiment|
|Battles/wars||Battle of Fort Blakely
American Civil War
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
George F. Rebmann (10 April 1840 – 20 August 1918) was an American soldier who fought with the Union Army in the American Civil War. Rebmann received his country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of Honor. Rebmann's medal was awarded for capturing a flag at the Battle of Fort Blakely, in Alabama on April 9, 1865. He was honored with the award on 8 June, 1865.
Rebmann was born in Schuyler County in Illinois, where he later died.
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