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Samuel McAllister
Birth: Jan. 23, 1869
Belfast
County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Death: Dec. 13, 1903

Boxer Rebellion Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. Born in Belfast, Ireland and served as a Ordinary Seaman, U.S. Navy. In action against the enemy at Tientsin, China, June 20, 1900, crossing the river in a small boat while under heavy enemy fire, he assisted in destroying buildings occupied by the enemy. He received his award on March 22, 1902 from President Theodore Roosevelt and his Medal of Honor was accredited to the state California.  (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Body lost at sea
Specifically: Buried at sea from the USS Wisconsin
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Oct 24, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8025421

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- Ceme-Terry Photographer
 Added: Jun. 29, 2015
Your courage and service to our country is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Apr. 24, 2015

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 Added: Sep. 21, 2014
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