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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 02/12/1867 Avon, Illinois. d. 29/01/1936 Ontario, California.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 16/05/1899 San Isidro, Philippines.

 

Philippines Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Spanish-American War as a Private in Company H, 1st North Dakota Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery in the Philippine Islands on May 16, 1899.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

With 21 other scouts charged across a burning bridge, under heavy fire, and completely routed 600 of the enemy who were entrenched in a strongly fortified position.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: BELLEVUE MEMORIAL PARK, ONTARIO, CALIFORNIA.

Section F, Lot 3, Space 7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Frank Fulton Ross

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