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Edward Alvin Clary
Birth: May 6, 1883
Death: Apr. 30, 1939

US Navy Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Serve din the United States Navy as a Watertender on board the destroyer "USS Hopkins" (DD-6). He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery on board the ship on February 14, 1910. His citation reads "On board the U.S.S. Hopkins for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession on the occasion of the accident to one of the boilers of that vessel". His Medal was awarded to him on March 23, 1910. He was one of two "Hopkins" sailors to be awarded the Medal of Honor for bravery during this instance, the other being Chief Watertender Robert E. Bonney. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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  Mollie S Clary (1883 - 1965)*
 
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Burial:
Santa Fe National Cemetery
Santa Fe
Santa Fe County
New Mexico, USA
Plot: Section O, Grave 335
GPS (lat/lon): 35.41814, -105.56956
 
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Record added: Jun 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9786
Edward Alvin Clary
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Edward Alvin Clary
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- Joyce
 Added: Nov. 24, 2014
Thank you for your most valued service to your country. May you rest in peace.
- Robert Saulino, Sr.
 Added: May. 6, 2014

- Ryan Curtis
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