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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 21/09/1860 Milwaukee, Wisconsin. d. 10/11/1938 Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 17/10/1899 Luzon, Philippines.

 

A United States Army Captain received the Medal of Honor for actions during October 17, 1899, during the Philippine-American War for leading a charge against a superior number of the enemy.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Led a successful charge against a superior force, capturing and dispersing the enemy and relieving other members of his regiment from a perilous position.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: FORT LEAVENWORTH NATIONAL CEMETERY, KANSAS.

Officer Section, Grave 167

Harry Bell

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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