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TAYLOR, RICHARD

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Serving on board the U.S.S. Nipsic, Taylor displayed gallantry during the hurricane at Apia, Samoa, 16 March 1889.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Quartermaster (highest rank: Schoolmaster) U.S.S. Nipsic

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1889 Staunton, Staunton County, Virginia

Citation

Serving on board the U.S.S. Nipsic, Taylor displayed gallantry during the hurricane at Apia, Samoa, 16 March 1889.