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William Adolphus Crouse
Birth: Oct. 22, 1866
Fannettsburg
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1941

Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Navy during the War with Spain as a Watertender on board the "USS Concord". He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery off Cavite, Manila Bay in the Philippine Island on May 21, 1898. His citation reads "Following the blowout of a lower manhole plate joint on boiler B of that vessel, Crouse hauled 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: Russ Dodge) 
 
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  Anna C Crouse (____ - 1922)
 
Burial:
Arlington Cemetery
Drexel Hill
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sunnyside Section, Lot P-15, Grave 7
 
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Record added: Jul 25, 2001
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William Adolphus Crouse
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William Adolphus Crouse
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William Adolphus Crouse
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- bob tarte
 Added: Jun. 27, 2016
Your most honorable service to our country is not forgotten by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Apr. 10, 2015

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 Added: Jun. 25, 2014
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