06 April 2008

Medal of Honor: F. Williams


Seaman, US Navy; USS Marblehead (C 11)

Born: 19 October 1872, Germany

Citation: On board the U.S.S. Marblehead during the operation of cutting the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, 11 May 1898. Facing the heavy fire of the enemy, Williams displayed extraordinary bravery and coolness throughout this period.

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