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Leonard B. Chadwick
Birth: Nov. 24, 1878
Middletown
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Death: May 14, 1940

Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Navy during the War with Spain as an Apprentice First class on board the "USS Marblehead". 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, Chadwick set an example of extraordinary bravery and coolness throughout this action." His Medal was awarded to him on July 7, 1899. (bio by: K) 
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Mattapan
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Record added: Sep 14, 2003
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Leonard B. Chadwick
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Leonard B. Chadwick
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The Spanish Campaign Medal was a military award of the United States Armed Forces which recognized those members of the U.S. military who had served in the Spanish-American War. Although a single decoration, there were two versions of the Spanish Campaign...(Read more)
- Grateful Patriot
 Added: Oct. 2, 2014
Honoring Congressional Medal of Honor winner Gunners Mate 3rd Class Leonard B. Chadwick, U.S. Navy, Spanish-American War. Rest in peace, Sir.
- Wes T.
 Added: Oct. 2, 2014

- Lazer
 Added: Feb. 28, 2014
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