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LEVERY, WILLIAM

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On board the U.S.S. Marblehead during the operation of cutting the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, 11 May 1989. Facing the heavy fire of the enemy, Levery displayed extraordinary bravery and coolness thoughout this action.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Apprentice First Class U.S.S. Marblehead

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Spanish American 1898 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

Citation

On board the U.S.S. Marblehead during the operation of cutting the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, 11 May 1989. Facing the heavy fire of the enemy, Levery displayed extraordinary bravery and coolness thoughout this action.