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Lieut Friend W. Jenkins
Birth: Jun. 26, 1865
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1898, Cuba

United States Naval Officer. A Lieutenant in the United States Navy, he was one of two officers killed in the sinking of the "USS Maine" in Havana harbor on February 15, 1898. He drowned when he was unable to reach an escape hatch as the vessel quickly sank. His remains were returned to his native Pittsburgh, where they lay in state at City Hall. (bio by: Antonio de la Cova) 
 
Burial:
Union Dale Cemetery
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Antonio de la Cova
Record added: May 17, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7456429
Lieut Friend W. Jenkins
Added by: Antonio de la Cova
 
Lieut Friend W. Jenkins
Added by: Antonio de la Cova
 
Lieut Friend W. Jenkins
Added by: Antonio de la Cova
 
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