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DU MOULIN, FRANK

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On 5 September 1867, Du Moulin jumped overboard and saved from drowning Apprentice D'Orsay, who had fallen from the mizzen topmast rigging of the Sabine, in New London Harbor and was rendered helpless by striking the mizzen rigging and boat davit in the fall.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Apprentice U.S.S. Sabine

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1867 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

Citation

On 5 September 1867, Du Moulin jumped overboard and saved from drowning Apprentice D'Orsay, who had fallen from the mizzen topmast rigging of the Sabine, in New London Harbor and was rendered helpless by striking the mizzen rigging and boat davit in the fall.