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Johannes J. Johannessen
Birth: May 13, 1872, Norway
Death: Nov. 14, 1915, USA

US Navy Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the United States Navy as a Chief Watertender on board the "USS Iowa". He was awarded the CMOh for his bravery on January 25, 1905. His citation reads "Serving on board the U.S.S. Iowa, for extraordinary heroism at the time of the blowing out of the manhole plate of boiler D on board that vessel". His Medal was awarded to him on March 20, 1905. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Cypress Hills National Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Sec.2 Grave 7425
 
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Originally Created by: grave hunter
Record added: Dec 21, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 7026388
Johannes J. Johannessen
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Johannes J. Johannessen
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- Lazer
 Added: Jan. 27, 2014
God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: May. 13, 2013
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- Ceme-Terry Photographer
 Added: Nov. 15, 2012
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