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Wilhelm Smith
Birth: Apr. 10, 1870
Death: Oct. 30, 1925

Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Gunner's Mate First Class, U.S. Navy. On January 24, 1916, there was an explosion in the lower decks on board the U.S.S. New York. On his own, Gunner's Mate Smith entered a compartment filled with gases and rescued a shipmate. For extreme courage, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on April 6, 1916. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Cypress Hills National Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 2, Grave 9492
 
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Record added: Mar 03, 2000
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