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 John Peter Johanson

John Peter Johanson

Birth
Sweden
Death 14 Dec 1937 (aged 72)
Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 6 lot 9768 map grid V/W 19.5
Memorial ID 23234 · View Source
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Medal Of Honor Recipient Spanish American War. His citation reads: "On board the U.S.S. Marblehead during the operation of cutting the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, on May 11, 1898. Facing the heavy fire of the enemy, Johanson set an example of extraordinary bravery and coolness throughout this action." He is buried with his wife.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 23 Jul 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23234
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Peter Johanson (22 Jan 1865–14 Dec 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23234, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .