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SIMPSON, D.

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For rescuing from drowning John W. Powers, ordinary seaman on board the U.S.S. Essex, at Monrovia, Liberia, 31 October 1877.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Navy Fireman First Class U.S.S. Essex

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1877 London, England

Citation

For rescuing from drowning John W. Powers, ordinary seaman on board the U.S.S. Essex, at Monrovia, Liberia, 31 October 1877.