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BADGER, OSCAR

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For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21, 22 April 1914. Ens. Badger was in both days' fighting at the head of his company and was eminent and conspicuous in his conduct, leading his men with skill and courage.

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U.S. Navy Ensign (highest rank: Admiral)

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Mexican Campaign 1914 Washington, D.C.

Citation

For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21, 22 April 1914. Ens. Badger was in both days' fighting at the head of his company and was eminent and conspicuous in his conduct, leading his men with skill and courage.