Navy Medal of Honor: Mexico (Vera Cruz) 1914

medal of honor badgesThese individuals earned the Navy Medal of Honor during the period specified. Their names are followed by their rank and rate, if known, the date of the action and the vessel or unit on which they served.

U.S. Navy Recipients
ANDERSON, EDWIN A., Captain, U.S. Navy, 2d Seaman Regiment, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914
BADGER, OSCAR CHARLES, Ensign, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
BEASLEY, HARRY C., Seaman, U.S. Navy, USS Florida, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914
BISHOP, CHARLES FRANCIS, Quartermaster Second Class, U.S. Navy, USS Florida, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914
BRADLEY, GEORGE, Chief Gunner's Mate, U.S. Navy, USS Utah, Vera Cruz, 1914
BUCHANAN, ALLEN, Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Navy, 1st Seaman Regiment, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
CASTLE, GUY WILKINSON STUART, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
COURTS, GEORGE McCALL, Lieutenant, Junior Grade, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
CREGAN, GEORGE, Coxswain, U.S. Navy., On board the USS Florida, at Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914.
DECKER, PERCY A., Boatswain's Mate Second Class, U.S. Navy., USS Florida, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914
DeSOMER, ABRAHAM, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, USS Utah, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914.
DRUSTRUP, NIELS, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, USS Utah, Vera Cruz, Mexico, on 21 April 1914
ELLIOTT, MIDDLETON STUART, Surgeon, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
FLETCHER, FRANK FRIDAY, Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
FLETCHER, FRANK JACK, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914.
FOSTER, PAUL FREDERICK, Ensign, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914.
FRAZER, HUGH CARROLL, Ensign, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914.
GISBURNE, EDWARD A., Electrician Third Class, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
GRADY, JOHN, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
HARNER, JOSEPH GABRIEL, Boatswain's Mate Second Class, U.S. Navy,. USS Florida, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914
HARRISON, WILLIAM KELLY, Commander, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
HARTIGAN, CHARLES CONWAY, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914
HUSE, HENRY McLAREN PINCKNEY, Captain, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
INGRAM, JONAS HOWARD, Lieutenant, Junior Grade, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914
JARRETT, BERRIE H., Seaman, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914
JOHNSTON, RUFUS ZENAS, Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914
LANGHORNE, CARY DeVALL, Surgeon, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914.
LANNON, JAMES PATRICK, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914
LOWRY, GEORGE MAUS, Ensign, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914.
McCLOY, JOHN (Second Award), Chief Boatswain, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914
McDONNELL, EDWARD ORRICK, Ensign, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
McNAlR, FREDERICK VALLETTE, JR., Lieutenant, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914
MOFFETT, WILLIAM A., Commander, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
NICKERSON, HENRY NEHEMIAH, Boatswain's Mate Second Class, U.S. Navy, USS Utah,Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914.
NORDSIEK, CHARLES LUERS, Ordinary Seaman, U.S. Navy, USS Florida, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
RUSH, WILLIAM REES, Captain, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
SCHNEPEL, FRED JURGEN, Ordinary Seaman, U.S. Navy, USS Florida, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
SEMPLE, ROBERT, Chief Gunner, U.S. Navy, USS Florida,Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914
SINNETT, LAWRENCE C., Seaman, U.S. Navy, USS Florida, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914
STATON, ADOLPHUS, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914.
STICKNEY, HERMAN OSMAN, Commander, U.S. Navy., USS Prairie, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
TOWNSEND, JULIUS CURTIS, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914.
WAINWRIGHT, RICHARD, JR., Lieutenant, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
WALSH, JAMES A., Seaman, U.S. Navy, USS Florida, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
WILKINSON, THEODORE STARK, JR., Ensign, U.S. Navy., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
ZUIDERVELD, WILLIAM, Hospital Apprentice First Class, U.S. Navy, USS Florida, Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914

U.S. Marine Corps Recipients
BERKELEY, RANDOLPH CARTER, Major, U.S. Marine Corps., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
BUTLER, SMEDLEY DARLINGTON (First Award), Major, U.S. Marine Corps., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914
CATLIN, ALBERTUS WRIGHT, Major, U.S. Marine Corps., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914
DYER, JESSE FARLEY, Captain, U.S. Marine Corps., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
FRYER, ELI THOMPSON, Captain, U.S. Marine Corps., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
HILL, WALTER NEWELL, Captain, U.S. Marine Corps., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
HUGHES, JOHN ARTHUR, Captain, U.S. Marine Corps., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
NEVILLE, WENDELL CUSHING, Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914
REID, GEORGE CROGHAN, Major, U.S. Marine Corps., Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21-22 April 1914

14 April 1997

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