Clarence Edward Mathias
Sergeant Major, United States Marine Corps
|Born at Royalton, Pennsylvania,
on December 12, 1876, he was a career Marine Non-Commissioned Officer who
was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Private
in the Marine Corps and while serving in the Boxer Rebellion in Tientsin,
China, on July 13, 1900.
He died on December 9, 1933 and was buried in Section 6 of Arlington National Cemetery.
MATHIAS, BLANCHE ESTELLE W/O CLARENCE E
Rank and organization: Private, U.S. Marine Corps. Born: 12 December 1876, Royalton, Pennsylvania. Accredited to: Pennsylvania. G.O. No.: 55, 19 July 1901.
In the presence of the enemy during the advance on Tientsin, China,
13 July 1900,
Photo courtesy of Raymond L. Collins
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