Hugh Carroll Frazer
|Hugh Carroll Frazer|
Hugh C. Frazer
February 22, 1891|
Martinsburg, West Virginia
|Died||July 9, 1975(aged 84)|
|Buried||Arlington National Cemetery|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1912 - 1932, 1942|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Hugh Carroll Frazer (February 22, 1891 – July 9, 1975) was born in the Martinsburg, West Virginia. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1912. He received the Medal of Honor for actions at the United States occupation of Veracruz, 1914. Frazer was also a veteran of World War I and World War II.
Medal of Honor citation
For extraordinary heroism in battle, engagement of Vera Cruz, 22 April 1914. During this engagement, Ens. Frazer ran forward to rescue a wounded man, exposing himself to hostile fire and that of his own men. Having accomplished the mission, he returned at once to his position in line.
- List of Medal of Honor recipients (Veracruz)
- List of United States Naval Academy alumni (Medal of Honor)
- This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Army Center of Military History.
- "Medal of Honor recipients". United States Naval Academy. Retrieved 2009-03-15.
- "Mexican Campaign (Vera Cruz)". United States Army Center of Military History. Retrieved 2009-03-15.
- "Hugh C. Frazer". United States Naval Academy. Retrieved 2009-03-15.
- "Hugh Carroll Frazer". Arlington National Cemetery. Retrieved 2009-03-16.
- "Ensign Frazer, Hugh Carroll". Congressional Medal of Honor Society. Retrieved 2009-03-16.