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Max Klein

Place of Birth: Russia, Orgave
Home of record: Syracuse New York


Distinguished Service Cross

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Awarded for actions during the China Relief

The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross, in lieu of a previously issued Certificate of Merit and Distinguished Service Medal, to Private Max Klein, United States Army, for distinguished service as a member of Company D, 9th Infantry Regiment, in the battle of Tientsin, China, 13 July 1900.

General Orders: D.S.C. issued in lieu of the Certificate of Merit and the D.S.M. under the provisions of the act of Congress (March 5, 1931)

Action Date: 13-Jul-00

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company D

Regiment: 9th Infantry Regiment