CDR Obed Everett Williams

CDR Obed Everett Williams

Birth
Rudy, Crawford County, Arkansas, USA
Death 6 Nov 1964 (aged 78)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec: 35, Site: 4866
Memorial ID 49364600 · View Source
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Navy Cross Citation
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Ensign Obed E. Williams, United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in the line of his profession as an Aviation Observer; especially for heroic action in taking part in operations on 23 April 1918, bombing an enemy submarine, which was reported as having been destroyed. Ensign Williams was also awarded the Croix de Guerre with palm.

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  • Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 6 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49364600
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CDR Obed Everett Williams (22 Nov 1885–6 Nov 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49364600, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by John C. Anderson (contributor 47208015) .