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STICKNEY, HERMAN

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For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21-22 April 1914. Comdr. Stickney covered the landing of the 21st with the guns of the U.S.S. Prairie, and throughout the attack and occupation, rendered important assistance to our forces onshore with his 3-inch battery.

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U.S. Navy Commander (highest rank: Rear Admiral)

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Mexican Campaign 1914 Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts

Citation

For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21-22 April 1914. Comdr. Stickney covered the landing of the 21st with the guns of the U.S.S. Prairie, and throughout the attack and occupation, rendered important assistance to our forces onshore with his 3-inch battery.