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ROGERS, SAMUEL

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On board the U.S.S. Colorado during the attack and capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Fighting courageously at the side of Lt. McKee during this action, Rogers was wounded by the enemy.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Quartermaster U.S.S. Colorado

Conflict

Year of honor

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Korean Campaign 1871 Buffalo, Erie County, New York

Citation

On board the U.S.S. Colorado during the attack and capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Fighting courageously at the side of Lt. McKee during this action, Rogers was wounded by the enemy.