June 30, 1898 – This Day During The Spanish–American War – Medal of Honor recipient’s for actions during the Battle of Tayacoba

June 30, 1898 – Medal of Honor recipient’s for actions during the Battle of Tayacoba

Dennis Bell Medal of Honor recipient (December 28, 1866 – September 25, 1953)
Fitz Lee Medal of Honor recipient (June 1866 – September 14, 1899)
William H. Thompkins Medal of Honor recipient (October 3, 1872 – September 24, 1916)
George Henry Wanton Medal of Honor recipient (May 15, 1868 – November 27, 1940)

Official Medal of Honor citation reads:

Voluntarily went ashore in the face of the enemy and aided in the rescue of their wounded comrades; this after several previous attempts at rescue had been frustrated.

Dennis Bell Medal of Honor recipient
Fitz Lee Medal of Honor recipient
William H. Thompkins Medal of Honor recipient
George Henry Wanton Medal of Honor recipient

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