b. 29/04/1881 New York. d. 24/04/1924 Erie, Pennsylvania.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 16/07/1900 Samar, Philippines.
He was a United States Navy seaman received the Medal of Honor for actions aboard USS Pampanga (PG-39) on July 16, 1900 during the Philippine American War. Seaman Forbeck is buried in Erie Cemetery, Erie, Pennsylvania.
For distinguished conduct in the presence of the enemy during the battle of Katbalogan, Samar, Philippine Islands, July 16, 1900.
BURIAL LOCATION: ERIE CEMETERY, ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA.
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