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PFEIFER, LOUIS

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Serving on board the U.S.S. Petrel; for heroism and gallantry, fearlessly exposing his own life to danger for the saving of the others on the occasion of the fire on board that vessel, 31 March 1901.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Marine Corps Private U.S.S. Petrel

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1901 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Serving on board the U.S.S. Petrel; for heroism and gallantry, fearlessly exposing his own life to danger for the saving of the others on the occasion of the fire on board that vessel, 31 March 1901.