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FRANKLIN, FREDERICK

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On board the U.S.S. Colorado during the attack and capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Assuming command of Company D, after Lt. McKee was wounded, Franklin handled the company with great credit until relieved.

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Service

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U.S. Navy Quartermaster Ship's Company D, U.S.S. Colorado

Conflict

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Korean Campaign 1871 Portsmouth, Rockingham County, New Hampshire

Citation

On board the U.S.S. Colorado during the attack and capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Assuming command of Company D, after Lt. McKee was wounded, Franklin handled the company with great credit until relieved.