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HUSE, HENRY

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For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21-22 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 onshore to get in communication with the Mexican authorities to avoid needlessly prolonging the conflict.

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U.S. Navy Captain (highest rank: Vice Admiral)

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Mexican Campaign 1914 USMA, West Point, Orange County, New York

Citation

For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21-22 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 onshore to get in communication with the Mexican authorities to avoid needlessly prolonging the conflict.