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William B. Poole
Birth: 1833
Death: Aug. 15, 1904

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. His citation reads "Served as quartermaster on board the USS Kearsarge when she destroyed the Alabama off Cherbourg, France, 19 June 1864. Stationed at the helm, Poole steered the ship during the engagement in a cool and most creditable manner and was highly commended by his divisional officer for his gallantry under fire." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Pine Grove Cemetery
Lynn
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Bignonia Path, Lot 32
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Dec 05, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8155750
William B. Poole
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