SCHMIDT, OTTO DILLER
Rank and Organization: Seaman, U.S. Navy. Born: 10 August 1884, Blair,
Nebr. Accredited To: Nebraska. G.O. No.: 13, 5 January 1906.
While serving on board the U.S.S. Bennington for extraordinary heroism displayed at the
time of the explosion of a boiler of that vessel at San Diego, Calif., 21 July 1905.