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William Anderson
Birth: 1852, Sweden
Death: Mar. 11, 1908

Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the US Navy at New York. He served as a Coxswain. His citation reads "On board the USS Powhatan, 28 July 1878. Acting courageously, Anderson rescued from drowning W.H. Moffatt, first class boy". (bio by: Don Morfe) 
Holy Cross Cemetery
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 18, 2010
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