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Frederick Vallette McNair , Jr.

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Frederick Vallette McNair, Jr., United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, 22 April 1914. Lieutenant McNair was eminent and conspicuous…
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Herman Osman Stickney

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Commander Herman Osman Stickney, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagements of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914. Commander Stickney covered the…
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Wendell Cushing Neville

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 & 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Colonel Wendell Cushing Neville (MCSN: 0-711), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished conduct in battle engagements of Vera Cruz, Mexico, on 21 and 22 April 1914. In…
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Charles Luers Nordsiek

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Ordinary Seaman Charles Luers Nordsiek, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession, on board the U.S.S. Florida during the seizure of Vera Cruz,…
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Percy A. Decker

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 21-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Boatswain's Mate Second Class Percy A. Decker, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession, on board the U.S.S. Florida during the seizure of…
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William Adger Moffett

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Commander William Adger Moffett, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle on board the U.S.S. CHESTER during the engagements of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April…
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George McCall Courts

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant, Junior Grade George McCall Courts, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagements of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914. Under fire,…
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Middleton Stuart Elliott

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Surgeon Middleton Stuart Elliott, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagements of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914. Surgeon Elliott was eminent…
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Frank Friday Fletcher

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Rear Admiral Frank Friday Fletcher, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagements of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914. Under fire, Lieutenant…
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Charles Francis Bishop

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 21-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Quartermaster Second Class Charles Francis Bishop, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession, on board the U.S.S. Florida during the seizure of Vera…
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George Bradley

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 21-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Gunner's Mate George Bradley, United States Navy, for meritorious service under fire on the occasion of the landing of the American naval forces at Vera Cruz, Mexico,…
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Henry Nehemiah Nickerson

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 21-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Boatswain's Mate Second Class Henry Nehemiah Nickerson, United States Navy, for showed extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession on board the U.S.S. Utah, during the seizure…
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Robert Semple

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 21-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Gunner Robert Semple, United States Navy, for meritorious service under fire on the occasion of the landing of the American naval forces at Vera Cruz, Mexico, on…
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Niels Drustrup

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 21-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Niels Drustrup, United States Navy, for meritorious service under fire on the occasion of landing of the naval forces at Vera Cruz, Mexico, on 21 April 1914.…
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Joseph Gabriel Harner

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 21-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Boatswain's Mate Second Class Joseph Gabriel Harner, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession, on board the U.S.S. Florida during the seizure of…
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Randolph Carter Berkeley

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major Randolph Carter Berkeley (MCSN: 0-89), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21 and 22 April 1914, while serving with the…
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Allen Buchanan

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Commander Allen Buchanan, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagements of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914. In command of the…
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James Aloysius Walsh

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman James Aloysius Walsh, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession, on board the U.S.S. Florida during the seizure of Vera Cruz, Mexico,…
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Guy Wilkinson Stuart Castle

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Guy Wilkinson Stuart Castle, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagements of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914. Eminent and conspicuous…
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Abraham Desomer

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Abraham Desomer, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession on board the U.S.S. Utah, during the seizure of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21…
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