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 Alexander Peters

Alexander Peters

Birth
Russia
Death 11 Jun 1951 (aged 81)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 8 Lot 5300-A
Memorial ID 7878812 · View Source
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Interim Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was serving as a Boatswain's Mate First Class aboard the USS Missouri when he earned his Medal. His citation reads: For heroism in attempting to rescue from drowning Cecil C. Young, ordinary seaman, 15 September 1904, while serving on board the U.S.S. Missouri. He was awarded the Medal on October 4, 1904. His was one of the 48 Medals of Honor the Navy issued in the Interim Period of 1901-1911. Of the 48 Medals, 46 were Navy and 2 were Marines.

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  • Added: 19 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7878812
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alexander Peters (16 Nov 1869–11 Jun 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7878812, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .