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BEHNKE, HEINRICH

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While serving aboard the U.S.S. Iowa, Behnke displayed extraordinary heroism at the time of the blowing-out of the manhole plate of boiler D on board that vessel, 25 January 1905.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Seaman First Class U.S.S. Iowa

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1905 Germany

Citation

While serving aboard the U.S.S. Iowa, Behnke displayed extraordinary heroism at the time of the blowing-out of the manhole plate of boiler D on board that vessel, 25 January 1905.