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Spanish-American War - U.S. Army

Dennis Bell

Details
  • Rank: Private
  • Conflict/Era: Spanish-American War
  • Unit/Command:
    Troop H,
    10th U.S. Cavalry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: June 30, 1898
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Tayabacoa, Cuba
Citation

Voluntarily went ashore in the face of the enemy and aided in the rescue of his wounded comrades; this after several previous attempts at rescue had been frustrated.

Medal of Honor Recipient Dennis Bell
Medal of Honor Recipient Dennis Bell
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Washington, District of Columbia
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: June 23, 1899
  • Born: December 28, 1866, Washington
  • Died: September 25, 1953, Washington, DC, United States
  • Buried: Arlington National Cemetery (MH) (31-349), Arlington, VA, United States
 

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