Side Trails » Civil War: Fifth Iowa Cavalry, George Healey, Congressional Medal of Honor
During the Civil War, the Union awarded America's highest decoration, the Congressional Medal of Honor, to Private George Healey of the Fifth Iowa Cavalry.
Source: Fifth Iowa Volunteer Cavalry Web site
Iowa Pathways: Iowa History Resources for Students and Teachers
Home ~ My Path ~ Artifacts ~ Timeline ~ Quest ~ Teacher Resources ~ Project Information ~ SponsorsIowa Pathways © 2005 - 2014 Iowa Public Television