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BEHNE, FREDERICK

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On board the U.S.S. Iowa, 25 January 1905. Following the blowing-out of the manhole plate of boiler D of that vessel, Behne displayed extraordinary heroism in the resulting action.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Fireman First Class U.S.S. Iowa

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1905 Lodi, Bergen County, New Jersey

Citation

On board the U.S.S. Iowa, 25 January 1905. Following the blowing-out of the manhole plate of boiler D of that vessel, Behne displayed extraordinary heroism in the resulting action.