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59 years old from Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Commander USS Houston (CA-30)
July 25, 1882 – March 1, 1942
A Navy chaplain who served during World War I and World War II, Cmdr.
George Rentz was posthumously awarded the Navy Cross for selfless
heroism following the loss of the USS Houston (CA-30) in the Battle of
Sunda Strait becoming the only Navy Chaplain to be so honored during
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These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives just so
others may get to enjoy freedom. For that I am proud to call them
Those Who Say That We’re In A Time When
There Are No Heroes, They Just Don’t Know Where To Look
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