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SHACKLETTE, WILLIAM

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For extraordinary heroism while serving on the U.S.S. Bennington at the time of the explosion of a boiler of that vessel at San Diego, Cal., 21 July 1905.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Hospital Steward U.S.S. Bennington

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1905 Delaplane, Fauquier County, Virginia

Citation

For extraordinary heroism while serving on the U.S.S. Bennington at the time of the explosion of a boiler of that vessel at San Diego, Cal., 21 July 1905.