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John Andrews
Birth: 1821
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: unknown

Korean Campaign 1871 Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the US Navy in Maryland. He served as an Ordinary Seaman on the USS Benicia. His citation reads "On board the USS Benicia in action against Korean forts on 9 and 10 June 1871. Stationed at the lead in passing the forts, Andrews stood on the gunwale on the Benicia's launch, lashed to the ridgerope. He remained unflinchgly in this dangerous position and gave his soundings with coolness and accuracy under a heavy fire". (bio by: Don Morfe) 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 01, 2010
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