b. 27/11/1873 Patoka, Illinois. d. 25/07/1928 Boston, Massachusetts.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 21/05/1898 Cavite, Manila Bay, Philippines.
Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Navy during the War with Spain as a Fireman First Class on board the "USS Concord". He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery off Cavite, Manila Bay, Philippine Islands, on May 21, 1898.
Following the blowing out of a lower manhole plate joint on boiler B of that vessel, Hull assisted in hauling the fires in the hot, vapor-filled atmosphere, which necessitated the playing of water into the fireroom from a hose.
BURIAL LOCATION: HAVEN HILL CEMETERY, OLNEY, ILLINOIS.
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