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Oscar Wadsworth Field
Birth: Oct. 6, 1873
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1912

Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Marine Corps during the War with Spain as a Private on board the "USS Nashville". He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery during the cutting of the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, on May 11, 1898. His citation reads "Facing the heavy fire of the enemy, Field set an example of extraordinary bravery and coolness throughout this action." His Medal was awarded to him on July 7, 1899. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Dayton National Cemetery
Dayton
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section Q, Row A, Grave 9
 
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Record added: Dec 21, 2002
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