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Wilkinson Stuart Castle

Wilkinson Stuart Castle

Medal of Honor Recipient

Medal of Honor
  • Born: 8 February 1880
  • Rank: Lieutenant
  • Organization: United States Navy
  • Accredited To: New York



For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21 and 22 April 1914. Eminent and conspicuous in command of his battalion, Lt. Castle was in the fighting of both days, and exhibited courage and skill in leading his men through action. In seizing the customhouse, he encountered for many hours the heaviest and most pernicious concealed fire of the entire day, but his courage and coolness under trying conditions were marked.

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