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Frederick Behne
Birth: Oct. 3, 1873
Lodi
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1918

Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the US Navy at New Jersey and served as a Fireman First Class. His citation reads: "On board the USS Iowa, 25 January 1905. Following the blowing-out of the manhole plate of boiler D of that vessel, Behne displayed extraordinary heroism in he resulting action". He died of Pneumonia at the US Naval Base #5, Brest, France. He was originally buried in Brest (Kerfautras) Cemetery, Pretagne, France, however he was reinterrred to New Jersey on May 23, 1920. (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Hackensack Cemetery
Hackensack
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section J, Plot 206, Grave 1
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Mar 11, 2011
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Frederick Behne
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Frederick Behne
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Frederick Behne
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