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 James Aloysius Walsh

James Aloysius Walsh

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 29 May 1960 (aged 62)
Montrose, Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot Distinguished Service Section, Site 47A
Memorial ID 9217 · View Source
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Mexican Campaign Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the 1914 Vera Cruz, Mexico Campaign in the United States Navy as a Seaman on board the battleship “USS Florida”. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery on April 21 and 22, 1914. His citation reads simply “for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession during the seizure of Vera Cruz, Mexico”. His Medal was issued on June 15, 1914.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 4 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9217
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Aloysius Walsh (24 Jul 1897–29 May 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9217, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .