This image shows the crew members who participated in the cable cutting operations at the Battle of Cienfuegos Cuba on May 11, 1898, They are posed in the USS Nashville’s launch boat after the ship had been repainted in peacetime colors following the end of the Spanish-American War. (Photo courtesy of the U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command.)
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Lighthouse keeper Willard Dwight Miller Recipient of the Medal of Honor
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