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Joseph John Franklin

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 11, 1898
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Joseph John Franklin, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in action on board the U.S.S. Nashville during the operation of cutting the cable leading from Cienfuegos,…
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Herbert Louis Foss

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 11, 1898
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman Herbert Louis Foss, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in action on board the U.S.S. Marblehead during the operation of cutting the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba,…
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Henry Howard Whitney

Distinguished Service Cross

Date(s) of action: May 1898
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross to Captain (Infantry) Henry Howard Whitney, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism while serving as Assistant Adjutant General, U.S. Volunteers, in action in connection with operations…
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Andrew Summers Rowan

Distinguished Service Cross

Date(s) of action: May 1898
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross to Captain (Infantry) Andrew Summers Rowan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism in action while serving with 19th Infantry, in connection with the operations in Cuba…
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Franz Anton Itrich

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 1, 1898
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Chief Carpenter's Mate Franz Anton Itrich, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in action on board the U.S.S. Petrel, Manila, Philippine Islands, 1 May 1898. Serving in the…
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Francis Joseph Kernan

Silver Star Citation

Date(s) of action: 1898
Francis Joseph Kernan, United States Army, was cited for gallantry in action in the Spanish-American War of 1898.
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