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DOUGHERTY, JAMES

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On board the U.S.S. Carondelet in various actions of that vessel. Wounded several times, Dougherty invariably returned to duty, presenting an example of constancy and devotion to the flag.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Marine Corps Private U.S.S. Benicia

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Korean Campaign 1871 Langhash, Ireland

Citation

On board the U.S.S. Carondelet in various actions of that vessel. Wounded several times, Dougherty invariably returned to duty, presenting an example of constancy and devotion to the flag.