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Alexander Joseph Foley
Birth: Feb. 19, 1866
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1910
Culebra
Culebra Municipality
Puerto Rico, USA

China Boxer Rebellion Medal of Honor Recipient. Foley served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps. He was awarded his medal for service during the China Boxer Rebellion. His citation reads-In the presence of the enemy in the battle near Tientsin, China, 13 July 1900, Foley distinguished himself by meritorious conduct.  (bio by: K) 
 
Burial:
Cementerio Municipal
Culebra
Culebra Municipality
Puerto Rico, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: K
Record added: Nov 27, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8132775
Alexander Joseph Foley
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Alexander Joseph Foley
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Alexander Joseph Foley
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- Lazer
 Added: Feb. 19, 2015

- James Snow
 Added: Jan. 14, 2015
The family lore about my Great-Great Uncle known as Alec was that he was a humble man that made no mention of his Medal Of Honor. The story goes his MoH was found in cup sitting on shelf. The family back in Pennsylvania coal country both duly surprised an...(Read more)
- Joseph Foley
 Added: Oct. 28, 2014
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