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 Clarence Edward Mathias

Clarence Edward Mathias

Birth
Royalton, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 9 Dec 1935 (aged 58)
USA
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 6 lot 8681 map grid W/22
Memorial ID 22787 · View Source
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Boxer Rebellion Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Royalton, Pennsylvania, he served as a Private, in the U.S. Marine Corps. During the advance on Tientsin, China, July 13, 1900, Private Mathias distinguished himself in a major engagement holding off enemy troops until reinforced. For meritorious conduct, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on July 19, 1901 and later achieved the rank of Sergeant Major.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 25 Jun 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22787
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Clarence Edward Mathias (12 Dec 1876–9 Dec 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22787, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .