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NISPEROS, JOSE

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Having been badly wounded (his left arm was broken and lacerated and he had received several spear wounds in the body so he could not stand) continued to fire his rifle with one hand until the enemy was repulsed, thereby aiding materially in preventing the annihilation of his party and the mutilation of their bodies.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private 34th Company, Philippine Scouts

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Philippine Insurrections 1911 San Fernandos Union, Philippine Islands

Citation

Having been badly wounded (his left arm was broken and lacerated and he had received several spear wounds in the body so he could not stand) continued to fire his rifle with one hand until the enemy was repulsed, thereby aiding materially in preventing the annihilation of his party and the mutilation of their bodies.