KENNEDY, JOHN T.
Rank and Organization: Second Lieutenant, U.S.
Army, 6th U.S. Cavalry. Place and Date: At Patian Island, Philippine Islands, 4
July 1909. Entered Service At: Orangeburg, S.C. Birth: Hendersonville, S.C. Date
of Issue: Unknown.
While in action against hostile Moros, he entered with
a few enlisted men the mouth of a cave occupied by a desperate enemy, this act having been
ordered after he had volunteered several times. In this action 2d Lt. Kennedy was severely