|James L. Hull|
|Born||November 27, 1873|
|Died||July 25, 1928(aged 54)|
|Place of birth||Patoka, Illinois|
|Place of death||Boston, Massachusetts|
|Place of burial||Haven Hill Cemetery Olney, Illinois|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Rank||Fireman First Class|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
He died on July 25, 1928 and is buried in Haven Hill Cemetery Olney, Illinois.
Medal of Honor citationEdit
Rank and organization: Fireman First Class, U.S. Navy. Born: 27 November 1873, Patoka, Ill. Accredited to: Illinois. G.O. No.: 502, 14 December 1898.
On board the U.S.S. Concord off Cavite, Manila Bay, Philippine Islands, 21 May 1898. Following the blowing out of a lower manhole plate joint on boiler B of that vessel, Hull assisted in hauling the fires in the hot, vapor-filled atmosphere, which necessitated the playing of water into the fireroom from a hose.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 "War with Spain; Hull, James L. entry". Medal of Honor recipients. United States Army Center of Military History. August 3, 2009. http://www.history.army.mil/html/moh/warspain.html. Retrieved July 13, 2010.
- ↑ "James L. Hull". Claim to Fame: Medal of Honor recipients. Find a Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7867089. Retrieved July 13, 2010.
- "James L. Hull". Hall of Valor. Military Times. http://valor.militarytimes.com/recipient.php?recipientid=1601. Retrieved July 13, 2010.
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