|Born||August 13, 1864|
|Place of birth||Hartford, Connecticut|
|Place of burial||Holy Cross Cemetery Yeadon, Pennsylvania|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
United States Marine Corps|
United States Army
|Years of service||
1896 - 1901 (USMC)|
1901 - 1903 (USA)
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Hill was born August 13, 1864 in Hartford, Connecticut and after entering the Marine Corps in 1896 he was sent to fight in the Spanish–American War aboard the U.S.S. Nashville as a private. He later joined the Army, and was discharged due to disability in 1903.
Medal of Honor citationEdit
Rank and organization: Private, U.S. Marine Corps. Born: 13 August 1864, Hartford, Conn. Accredited to: Connecticut. G.O. No.: 521, 7 July 1899.
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.
- "Frank Hill (Medal of Honor)". Hall of Valor. Military Times. http://valor.militarytimes.com/recipient.php?recipientid=894. Retrieved July 25, 2010.
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