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Michael Owens
Birth: Feb. 6, 1837
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 1890

Korean Campaign 1871 Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the US Marine Corps at New York and served as a Private. His citation reads "On board the USS Colorado during the capture of Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Fighting courageously in hand-to-hand combat, Owens was badly wounded by the enemy during the action". (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Naval Asylum Plot, Section 2, Row 22, Site 14
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 16, 2010
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Michael Owens
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