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MOORE, FRANCIS

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For jumping overboard from the U.S. training ship Portsmouth, at the Washington Navy Yard, 23 January 1882, and endeavoring to rescue Thomas Duncan, carpenter and caulker, who had fallen overboard.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Boatswain's Mate U.S. Training Ship Portsmouth

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1882 New York

Citation

For jumping overboard from the U.S. training ship Portsmouth, at the Washington Navy Yard, 23 January 1882, and endeavoring to rescue Thomas Duncan, carpenter and caulker, who had fallen overboard.