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LUKES, WILLIAM

lukes william

Served with Company D during the capture of the Korean forts, 9 and 10 June 1871. Fighting the enemy inside the fort, Lukes received a severe cut over the head.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Landsman (highest rank: Seaman) Ship's Company D, U.S.S. Colorado

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Korean Campaign 1871 Niderbergdorf, Bohemia

Citation

Served with Company D during the capture of the Korean forts, 9 and 10 June 1871. Fighting the enemy inside the fort, Lukes received a severe cut over the head.