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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 04/08/1890 Dick City, New York. d. 18/08/1936 ?

 

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

 

A Boatswain's Mate, Second Class in the United States Navy and a Medal of Honor recipient for his role in the United States occupation of Veracruz.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

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

 

BURIAL LOCATION: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA.

Section 7 Lot 10302

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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