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William Henry Gowan
Birth: Jun. 2, 1884
Westchester County
New York, USA
Death: May 22, 1957
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

US Navy Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the United States Navy as a Boatswain's Mate. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery on January 20, 1909. His citation reads “For bravery and extraordinary heroism displayed by him during a conflagration in Coquimbo, Chile, 20 January 1909”. His Medal was issued on March 19, 1909. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
William H
Medal Of Honor
US Navy
June 2 1884
May 22 1957

Long Island National Cemetery
East Farmingdale
Suffolk County
New York, USA
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