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From: "Lee Zion" <>
Subject: Re: [Zion] Medals of Honor - William Zion - 21 July to 17 August 1900
Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2001 09:28:21 -0600
Did they provide any additional information that might tie William Zion to a
distinct family? I had seen the award before but was unable to tie this
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Sent: Monday, September 03, 2001 10:19 PM
Subject: [Zion] Medals of Honor - William Zion - 21 July to 17 August 1900
I just found this, and thought some of you might be interested.
Online Genealogy Index - Medals of Honor
Medals of Honor
Distinction: Medals Of Honor Earned D Medal of Honor
In the presence of the enemy during the battle of Peking, China, 21 July to
17 August 1900. Throughout this period, Zion distinguished himself by
Rank: Private, U.S. Marine Corps.