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Edward Herrick Gibson
Birth: Jul. 4, 1872
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 25, 1942
Alameda County
California, USA

Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, he served as a Sergeant in Company M, 27th Infantry, US Army Volunteers. On December 19, 1899, at San Mateo, Philippine Islands, he swim across a river under heavy enemy fire for the purpose of obtaining and returning with a canoe. For courage in action, he was awarded the Medal of Honor. 
 
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  Lena Gibson (1878 - 1963)*
 
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Burial:
Golden Gate National Cemetery
San Bruno
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Section L Block 5 Grave 7791
 
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Record added: Jul 13, 2001
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- James Snow
 Added: Apr. 25, 2015
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- Spanish American War
 Added: Apr. 24, 2015

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