b. 24/07/1897 New York. d. 29/05/1960 Montrose, New York.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 21-22/04/1914 Veracruz, Mexico.
Mexican Campaign Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the 1914 Vera Cruz, Mexico Campaign in the United States Navy as a Seaman on board the battleship “USS Florida”. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery on April 21 and 22, 1914.
For extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession during the seizure of Vera Cruz, Mexico.
BURIAL LOCATION: LONG ISLAND NATIONAL CEMETERY, EAST FARMINGDALE, NEW YORK.
Section DSS, Grave 47A
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