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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 19/04/1876 Buffalo, New York.  d. 20/09/1963 Cleveland, Ohio.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 01/07/1898 Santiago da Cuba.

 

Keller was born April 19, 1876 in Buffalo, New York and entered the army from same location. He was sent to the Spanish–American War with Company F, 10th U.S. Infantry as a private where he received the Medal of Honor for assisting in the rescue of wounded while under heavy enemy fire.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and under heavy fire of the enemy.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: LAKEVIEW CEMETERY, CLEVELAND, OHIO.

Section 44, Lot 729

William G Keller

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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