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SNYDER, WILLIAM

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Serving on board the U.S.S. Birmingham, for extraordinary heroism, rescuing G.H. Kephart, seaman, from drowning at Hampton Roads, Va., 4 January 1910.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Chief Electrician (highest rank: Lieutenant Commander) U.S.S. Birmingham

Conflict

Year of honor

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Interim 1910 South Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Serving on board the U.S.S. Birmingham, for extraordinary heroism, rescuing G.H. Kephart, seaman, from drowning at Hampton Roads, Va., 4 January 1910.