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CMOHS.org - Private MEREDITH, JAMES, U.S. Marine Corps

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MEREDITH, JAMES

Rank: Private
Organization: U.S. Marine Corps
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Born: 11 April 1872, Omaha, Nebr.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At:
G.O. Number: 521
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Accredited To: Virginia
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Citation

On board the U.S.S. Marblehead during the operation of cutting the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, 11 May 1898. Facing the heavy fire of the enemy, Meredith displayed extraordinary bravery and coolness throughout this action.