USN 1896-1918Who was born and grew to young manhood at Christmas Cove. Bred in the tradition of the sea, he was swift to volunteer when his country entered the Great War. He won a commission for meritorious service and gave his life in heroic performance of his duty as an officer of the USS Ticonderoga when she was sunk in action with German submarine U-152, in mid-Atlantic - September 30, 1918. His example will speak to coming generations.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 455614 N 4854861|
|Decimal Degrees||43.84550000, -69.55218333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 50.73', W 69° 33.131'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 50' 43.8" N, 69° 33' 7.86" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2391 ME-129, South Bristol ME 04568, US|
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