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William James Creelman
Birth: 1874
Death: Mar. 3, 1928

Spanish American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Landsman with the U.S. Navy and was awarded the Medal of Honor for heroism on the U.S.S. Maine in February, 1897. His official CMOH citation reads as follows: Attached to the U.S.S. Maine, February 1897. Distinguishing himself, Creelman showed extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession during an attempt to save life at sea. 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Woodside
Queens County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 4B, Plot 27, Grave 3
 
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Record added: Aug 14, 2000
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William James Creelman
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