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BURKE, THOMAS

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For heroic conduct with two comrades, in rescuing from drowning James Rose and John Russell, seamen of the U.S.S. Winooski, off Eastport, Maine, 10 May 1866.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Seaman U.S.S. Winooski

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1866 Ireland

Citation

For heroic conduct with two comrades, in rescuing from drowning James Rose and John Russell, seamen of the U.S.S. Winooski, off Eastport, Maine, 10 May 1866.