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COREY, WILLIAM

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On board the U.S.S. Plymouth, Navy Yard, New York, 26 July 1876. Showing heroic conduct, Corey endeavored to save the life of one of the crew of that ship who had fallen overboard from aloft.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Landsman U.S.S. Plymouth

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1876 New York, New York

Citation

On board the U.S.S. Plymouth, Navy Yard, New York, 26 July 1876. Showing heroic conduct, Corey endeavored to save the life of one of the crew of that ship who had fallen overboard from aloft.