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BREEMAN, GEORGE

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Breeman displayed heroism in the line of his profession while serving on board the U.S.S. Kearsarge at the time of the accidental ignition of powder charges in the forward 13-inch turret.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Seaman (highest rank: Chief Turret Captain) U.S.S. Kearsarge

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1 Passaic, Passaic County, New Jersey

Citation

Breeman displayed heroism in the line of his profession while serving on board the U.S.S. Kearsarge at the time of the accidental ignition of powder charges in the forward 13-inch turret.