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VOLZ, ROBERT

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

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Seaman (highest rank: Gunner's Mate First Class) U.S.S. Nashville

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Spanish American 1898 San Francisco, San Francisco County, California

Citation

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