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QUICK, JOHN

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In action during the battle of Cuzco, Cuba, 14 June 1898. Distinguishing himself during this action, Quick signaled the U.S.S. Dolphin on three different occasions while exposed to a heavy fire from the enemy.

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Service

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Division

U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant (highest rank: Sergeant Major)

Conflict

Year of honor

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Spanish American 1898 Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia

Citation

In action during the battle of Cuzco, Cuba, 14 June 1898. Distinguishing himself during this action, Quick signaled the U.S.S. Dolphin on three different occasions while exposed to a heavy fire from the enemy.