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HANDRAN, JOHN

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For gallant conduct while serving on board the U.S.S. Franklin at Lisbon, Portugal, 9 January 1876. Jumping overboard, Handran rescued from drowning one of the crew of that vessel.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Seaman U.S.S. Franklin

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1876 Massachusetts

Citation

For gallant conduct while serving on board the U.S.S. Franklin at Lisbon, Portugal, 9 January 1876. Jumping overboard, Handran rescued from drowning one of the crew of that vessel.