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RUSSELL, JOHN

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For jumping overboard from the U.S.S. Trenton, at Genoa, Italy, 21 September 1880, and rescuing from drowning Hans Paulsen, ordinary seaman.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Seaman U.S.S. Trenton

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1880 New York, New York

Citation

For jumping overboard from the U.S.S. Trenton, at Genoa, Italy, 21 September 1880, and rescuing from drowning Hans Paulsen, ordinary seaman.