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Jensen, Gotfred b. November 20, 1872 d. December 26, 1945 Philippine Insurrection Medal of Honor recipient. Served as a Private in Company D, 1st North Dakota Volunteer Infantry at San Miguel de Mayumo, Luzon, Philippine Islands on May 13, 1899. Citation: With 11 other scouts, without waiting for the supporting battalion to aid them or to get into a position to do so, charged over a distance of about 150 yards and completely routed about 300 of the enemy, who were in line and in a position that could only be carried by a frontal attack. He was issued...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Washington Veterans Home Cemetery, Retsil, Kitsap County, Washington, USA Plot: 60-5