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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 29/02/1872 Lapeer, Michigan. d. 26/03/1956 Kalamazoo, Michigan.

 

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

 

He served in United States Army during the War with Spain as a Private in Company F, 10th United States Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Santiago, Cuba, on July 1, 1898.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

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

 

BURIAL LOCATION: RIVERSIDE CEMETERY, KALAMAZOO, MICHIGAN.

Section Q, Lot 83, Grave 11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Alfred Polond

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