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PRIVATE
SAMUEL GROSS*, USMC (DECEASED)

 

Medal of Honor Citation

Born: 9 May 1891 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Enlisted: 2 June 1913 in Norfolk, Virginia

Medal of Honor awarded: 17 September 1917

Rank at time of award: Private

Separation from Service: Medically discharged 10 September 1918

Date of Death: 13 September 1934

Burial: Har Nebo Cemetery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

*Real name may have been Samuel Margulies

Haitian Campaign 1915 Medal of Honor