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Seth Lathrop Weld
Birth: Feb. 19, 1879
Sandy Hook
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1958

At La Paz, Leyte, Philippine Islands (5 December 1906) Corporal Weld, "with his right arm cut open with a bolo, went to the assistance of a wounded constabulary officer and a fellow soldier who were surrounded by about 40 Pulajanes, and, using his disabled rifle as a club, beat back the assailants and rescued his party." Awarded the Medal of Honor. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Hattie G Weld (1885 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Col, US Army
 
Burial:
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section AH Site 189
GPS (lat/lon): 29.4749, -98.4329
 
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Record added: Oct 27, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 18159
Seth Lathrop Weld
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Seth Lathrop Weld
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Sir GOD bless you and give you rest. Thanks for your service in PI, the country of my wife. You are my hero. From a Retired Army vet.
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 24, 2015
Your courageous service to our country is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Apr. 24, 2015

- sjm
 Added: Feb. 19, 2015
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