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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 01/01/1848 Boston, Massachusetts.  d. 08/03/1907 Stockton, California.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 11/06/1871 Korea.

 

1871 Korean Incursion Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Troy served as a Ordinary Seaman in the United States Navy.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

On board the U.S.S. Colorado during the capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Fighting at the side of Lt. McKee, by whom he was especially commended, Troy was badly wounded by the enemy.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: SAN JOAQUIN NATIONAL CEMETERY, SANTA NELLA, CALIFORNIA.

Section M1, Site 53

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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William Troy

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