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First Name: Frank

Last Name: Hill

Birthplace: Hartford, CT, USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Marines (present)

Home of Record: CT

Date of Birth: 13 August 1864

Rank: Private

Years Served:
Frank Hill

•  Spanish-American War (1898)


Frank Hill

Private, U.S. Marine Corps

Medal of Honor Recipient

Spanish-American War

Private Frank Hill (13 August 1864 - unknown) was a U.S. Marine who received the U.S. military's highest award for valor, the Medal of Honor, for his heroic actions during the Spanish-American War.

Frank Hill was born 13 August 1864 in Hartford, CT. After entering the Marine Corps in 1896, he was sent to fight in the Spanish-American War aboard the USS Nashville.

Medal of Honor

Rank and organization: Private, U.S. Marine Corps

Citation: On board the U.S.S. Nashville during the operation of cutting the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, 11 May 1898. Facing the heavy fire of the enemy, Hill displayed extraordinary bravery and coolness throughout this action.

Honoree ID: 1894   Created by: MHOH




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