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TROY, WILLIAM

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On board the U.S.S. Colorado during the capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Fighting at the side of Lt. McKee, by whom he was especially commended, Troy was badly wounded by the enemy.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Ordinary Seaman U.S.S. Colorado

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Korean Campaign 1871 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts

Citation

On board the U.S.S. Colorado during the capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Fighting at the side of Lt. McKee, by whom he was especially commended, Troy was badly wounded by the enemy.