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Joseph E Carter
Birth: Aug. 15, 1875
Death: Jun. 19, 1950

Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in manchester, England, he served in the United States Navy during the War with Spain as a Blacksmith on board the "USS Marblehead". He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery during the cutting of the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, on May 11, 1898. His citation reads "Facing the heavy fire of the enemy, Carter set an example of extraordinary bravery and coolness throughout this action." His Medal was awarded to him on July 7, 1899. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 34, Lot 2631-1
 
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Record added: Feb 08, 2002
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- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Jun. 19, 2014

- James Snow
 Added: Jun. 19, 2014
Thank You for your service Joseph, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Jan. 15, 2014
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