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Berrie H. Jarrett
Born (1894-06-10)June 10, 1894
Died August 14, 1927(1927-08-14) (aged 33)
Place of birth Baltimore, Maryland
Place of burial Lorraine Park Cemetery, Woodlawn, Maryland
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch United States Navy
Rank Gunner's Mate First Class
Battles/wars United States occupation of Veracruz
Awards Medal of Honor

Berrie Henry Jarrett (June 10, 1894 – August 14, 1927) was a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy and a Medal of Honor recipient for his role in the United States occupation of Veracruz.

He died August 14, 1927 and is buried in Lorraine Park Cemetery, Woodlawn, Maryland.

Medal of Honor citationEdit

Rank and organization: Seaman, U.S. Navy. Born: 10 June 1894 Baltimore, Md. Accredited to: Maryland. G.O. No.: 116, 19 August 1914.


On board the U.S.S. Florida Jarrett displayed extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession during the seizure of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 April 1914.

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