|Birth: ||May 16, 1875|
San Francisco County
|Death: ||Jul. 9, 1951|
Peace Time Medal of Honor Recipient.
He served as a Chief Gunner's Mate in the US Navy.
On July 5, 1905, there was an explosion of a boiler on board the U.S.S. Bennington while the ship was moored in the harbor at San Diego, California. Chief Gunner's Mate Clausey displayed extraordinary heroism while removing the injured, restored order and resolved the problem. For this action, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on January 5, 1906.
He later achieved the rank of Lieutenant.
He retired from the US Navy on Aug. 1, 1929.
(bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith)
Kathleen Irene Jones Clausey (1888 - 1952)
Golden Gate National Cemetery
San Mateo County
Plot: Section C, Grave 121-B
GPS (lat/lon): 37.63297, -122.43316
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 13, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 22974
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