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John Walter Ehle
Birth: May 11, 1873
Kearney
Buffalo County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 1927

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. His citation reads "Following the blowing out of a lower manhole plate joint on boiler B of that vessel, Ehle assisted in hauling the fires in the hot, vapor-filled atmosphere which necessitated the playing of water into the fireroom from a hose." His Medal was awarded to him on December 14, 1898. (bio by: Lawrence Hildebrand) 
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Lawrence Hildebrand
Record added: May 28, 2005
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John Walter Ehle
Added by: Lawrence Hildebrand
 
John Walter Ehle
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