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Harry M. P. Huse

Harry M. P. Huse

Medal of Honor Recipient

Medal of Honor
  • Born: 8 December 1858, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York
  • Rank: Captain
  • Organization: United States Navy
  • Accredited To: New York



For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21 and 22 April 1914. Under fire, Capt. Huse was eminent and conspicuous in the performance of his duties; was indefatigable in his labors of a most important character, both with the division commander in directing affairs and in his efforts on shore to get in communication with the Mexican authorities to avoid needlessly prolonging the conflict.

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