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LAKIN, THOMAS

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Serving on board the U.S.S. Narragansett at the Navy Yard, Mare Island, Cal., November 1874. Jumping overboard, Lakin displayed gallant conduct by rescuing two men of that ship from drowning.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Seaman U.S.S. Narragansett

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1874 New York

Citation

Serving on board the U.S.S. Narragansett at the Navy Yard, Mare Island, Cal., November 1874. Jumping overboard, Lakin displayed gallant conduct by rescuing two men of that ship from drowning.