Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients
Affiliated with New York
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Rank and organization: Gunner's Mate First Class, U.S. Navy. Born: 10 April 1870, Germany. Accredited to: New York. G.O. No.: 202, 6 April 1916. Citation: On board the U.S.S. New York, for entering a compartment filled with gases and rescuing a shipmate on 24 January.
*N.B. An asterisk in the citation indicates that the award was given posthumously.
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