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Carl Emil Petersen
Birth: Aug. 24, 1875
Death: Nov. 17, 1971

Boxer Rebellion Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Chief Machinist in the United States Navy on board the "USS Newark". His citation reads "In the presence of the enemy during the action at Peking, China, 28 June to 17 August 1900. During this period Chief Machinist Petersen distinguished himself by meritorious conduct." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Clover Leaf Memorial Park
Woodbridge
Middlesex County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Clover Section, Plot 285, Grave 1
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 20, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7199814
Carl Emil Petersen
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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