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Famous Greek Americans: George Dilboy (Greek transliteration of Americanized name: Γεώργιος Διλβόης )

Famous Greek Americans: George Dilboy (Greek transliteration of Americanized name: Γεώργιος Διλβόης )

George Dilboy (Greek transliteration of Americanized name: Γεώργιος Διλβόης), (February 5, 1896–July 18, 1918), Private First Class, U.S. Army, Company H, 103d Infantry, 26th Division is thought to be the first Greek-American to receive the Medal of Honor during World War I, for leading an attack on a machinegun position and continuing to fire at the enemy despite being seriously […]

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