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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 10/06/1894 Baltimore, Maryland.  d. 14/08/1927 Norfolk, Virginia.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 21/04/1914 Veracruz, Mexico.

 

Mexican Campaign (Vera Cruz) Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Seaman in the US Navy on board the USS FLORIDA. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Vera Cruz, Mexico on April 21, 1914.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

On board the U.S.S. Florida Jarrett displayed extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession during the seizure of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: LORRAINE PARK CEMETERY, WOODLAWN, MARYLAND.

Section 5, Lot 165, Space D

 

 

Berrie Henry Jarrett

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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