b. 18/02/1878 Brooklyn, New York. d. 13/05/1949 Long Island, New York.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 12-13/02/1899 Cebu, Philippines.
United States Navy Gunner's Mate, 3rd class received the Medal of Honor for actions on 12–13 September 1899 during the Philippine-American War. Gunner's Mate Galbraith is buried in the Long Island National Cemetery.
For extraordinary heroism and gallantry while under fire of the enemy at El Pardo, Cebu, Philippine Islands, 12 and 13 September 1899.
BURIAL LOCATION: LONG ISLAND NATIONAL CEMETERY, EAST FARMINGDALE, NEW YORK.
Section DSS, Grave 17
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