The President of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
NISPEROS, JOSE B.
Rank and organization: Private, 34th
Company, Philippine Scouts. Place and date: At Lapurap, Basilan, Philippine
Islands, 24 September 191 1. Entered service at: San Fernandos Union, P.I.. Birth:
San Fernandos Union, P.I.. Date of issue: Unknown.
Having been badly wounded (his left
arm was broken and lacerated and he had received several spear wounds in the body so that
he could not stand) continued to fire his rifle with one hand until the enemy was
repulsed, thereby aiding materially in preventing the annihilation of his party and the
mutilation of their bodies.
Citation Courtesy of www.HomeOfHeroes.com
Of Honor Special Sections
of the MOH
Each of the
individual citations in this section should be printable as a single, full page similar to
the one at right. If you have any problems getting a finished page like the one
shown, click on it to access our PRINT HELPS page.