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ZION, WILLIAM

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In the presence of the enemy during the battle of Peking, China, 21 July to 17 August 1900. Throughout this period, Zion distinguished himself by meritorious conduct.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Marine Corps Private (highest rank: First Lieutenant U.S. Army)

Conflict

Year of honor

born

China Relief Expedition 1900 Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana

Citation

In the presence of the enemy during the battle of Peking, China, 21 July to 17 August 1900. Throughout this period, Zion distinguished himself by meritorious conduct.