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BARRETT, EDWARD

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On board the U.S.S. Alaska at Callao Bay, Peru, 14 September 1881. Following the rupture of the stop-valve chamber, Barrett courageously hauled the fires from under the boiler of that vessel.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Second Class Firema U.S.S. Alaska

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1881 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

Citation

On board the U.S.S. Alaska at Callao Bay, Peru, 14 September 1881. Following the rupture of the stop-valve chamber, Barrett courageously hauled the fires from under the boiler of that vessel.