William Louis Carr
Private, U.S. Marine Corps. Awarded for actions in China.
July 21, 1900
Born April 1, 1875, in Peabody, MA, and joined the U.S. Marines on June 7, 1898. He received his Medal of Honor for actions over several days, July 21-August 17, 1900.
Citation: In action at Peking, China, 21 July to 17 August 1900. Throughout this action and in the presence of the enemy, Carr distinguished himself by his conduct.