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Wednesday, February 15, 2012

John Matza, Coal Passer / Seaman on the U.S.S. Maine.

The photograph on the left is that of Coal Passer / Seaman John Matza. He was killed in the explosion of the U.S.S. Maine, in Havana, Cuba, on February 15th, 1898. He was one of the 260 Sailors and Marines killed on that day. May They Rest In Peace // Que En Paz Descansen. 

2 comments:

  1. Raymond-James MidianFebruary 15, 2012 at 11:55 AM

    God bless you and may you rest in peace John Matza.

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  2. thank you for serving, god bless you and the others who was killed. rest in peace, the worlds hero

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