Jesse Farley Dyer
|Jesse F. Dyer|
December 2, 1877|
St. Paul, Minnesota
|Died||March 31, 1955(aged 77)|
|Place of burial||Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery (32.4116096, -117.1465225)|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Marine Corps|
|Years of service||1903 - 1942|
|Battles/wars||United States occupation of Veracruz|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citation
Rank and organization: Brigadier General, U.S. Marine Corps. Born: 2 December 1877, St. Paul, Minn. Appointed from: Minnesota. G.O. No.: 177, 4 December 1915.
For distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21 and 22 April 1914; was in both days fighting at the head of his company, and was eminent and conspicuous in his conduct, leading his men with skill and courage.
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- ""JESSE DYER" entry". Medal of Honor recipients: Mexican Campaign (Vera Cruz). United States Army Center of Military History. June 8, 2009. Retrieved 2008-05-21.
- "Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery website". Retrieved September 29, 2010.
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