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Pomeroy Parker
Birth: Mar. 17, 1874
Death: Dec. 30, 1946

Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Marine Corps during the War with Spain as a Private on board the "USS Nashville". 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, Parker 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:
Roxobel-Kelford Cemetery
Roxobel
Bertie County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Sep 12, 2003
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Pomeroy Parker
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Pomeroy Parker
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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