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 August Holtz

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August Holtz

  • Birth 12 Feb 1871 Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
  • Death 5 Mar 1938 Queens County, New York, USA
  • Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
  • Plot Section F, Grave 916
  • Memorial ID 10075

US Navy Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the United States Navy as a Chief Watertender. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery on September 8, 1910. His citation reads "On board the USS North Dakota, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession during the fire on board that vessel, 8 September 1910". His Medal was awarded on October 4, 1910.

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  • Added: 20 Jun 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10075
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for August Holtz (12 Feb 1871–5 Mar 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10075, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .