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Dominican Campaign - U.S. Marine Corps

Joseph Anthony Glowin

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Conflict/Era: Dominican Campaign
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: July 3, 1916
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Guayacanas, Dominican Republic

During an engagement at Guayacanas on 3 July 1916, Cpl. Glowin participated in action against a considerable force of rebels on the line of march.

Medal of Honor Recipient Joseph A. Glowin
Medal of Honor Recipient Joseph A. Glowin
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Michigan
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Born: March 14, 1892, Detroit, Wayne County, MI, United States
  • Died: August 23, 1952
  • Buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery (MH) (15-1849), Detroit, MI, United States

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