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Edwin Nelson Appleton
Birth: Aug. 28, 1877
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1937
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Boxer Rebellion (China Relief Expedition) Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps. He was awarded the CMOH as a Corporal. His citation reads "In action against the enemy at Tientsin, China, 20 June 1900. Crossing the river in a small boat while under heavy enemy fire, Appleton assisted in destroying buildings occupied by the enemy." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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 Parents:
  Edwin James Appleton (1843 - 1921)
  Laura Virginia Anderson Appleton (1852 - 1915)
 
 Siblings:
  Florence Appleton Hotchkiss (____ - 1955)*
  Grace Virginia Appleton McGlew (1872 - 1938)*
  Edwin Nelson Appleton (1877 - 1937)
  Lloyd Elliott Appleton (1880 - 1961)*
  Olive I Appleton Remond (1884 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section K/111, Lot 13724/41 (Anderson Masoleum)
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Dec 24, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8205100
Edwin Nelson Appleton
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Edwin Nelson Appleton
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Edwin Nelson Appleton
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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