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CMOHS.org - Corporal WELD, SETH L., U.S. Army

Recipient Detail

 

WELD, SETH L.

Rank: Corporal
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company L
Division: 8th U.S. Infantry
Born: Sandy Hook, Md.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Altamont, Tenn.
G.O. Number:
Date of Issue: 10/20/1908
Accredited To:
Place / Date: At La Paz, Leyte, Philippine Islands, 5 December 1906
 
 


WELD, SETH L. Photo
 
Citation

With his right arm cut open with a bolo, went to the assistance of a wounded constabulary officer and a fellow soldier who were surrounded by about 40 Pulajanes, and, using his disabled rifle as a club, beat back the assailants and rescued his party.