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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 02/08/1888 San Diego, California. d. 01/02/1954 San Diego, California.

 

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

 

A United States Navy sailor received the Medal of Honor for actions on board the USS Florida during the Veracruz Campaign.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

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

 

BURIAL LOCATION: FORT ROSECRANS CEMETERY, SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA.

Section O, Grave 4562

 

Charles Francis Bishop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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