HUSE, HENRY McLAREN PINCKNEY
Rank and organization: Captain, U.S. Navy.
Born: 8 December 1858, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y. Appointed from:
New York. G.O. No.: 177, 4 December 1915.
For distinguished conduct in battle,
engagements of Vera Cruz, 21 and 22 April 1914. Under fire, Capt. Huse was eminent and
conspicuous in the performance of his duties; was indefatigable in his labors of a most
important character, both with the division commander in directing affairs and in his
efforts on shore to get in communication with the Mexican authorities to avoid needlessly
prolonging the conflict.