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Albert Wadas
Original name: Albert Vadas
Birth: Mar. 26, 1877
Death: Oct. 3, 1946

Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Austria-Hungary, he served in the United States Navy under the name of "Albert Vadas" during the War with Spain as a Seaman 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, Vadas set an example of extraordinary bravery and coolness throughout this action." His Medal was awarded to him on July 7, 1899. (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Weehawken Cemetery
North Bergen
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 19, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7197576
Albert Wadas
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Albert Wadas
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- Lazer
 Added: Sep. 14, 2014
You served our country faithfully. May we always cherish our freedom by honoring your memory. God bless you!
- Darlene T.
 Added: Jun. 24, 2014

- Lazer
 Added: Jan. 29, 2014
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