Boxer Rebellion Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Boxer Rebellion as a Private in the United States Marine Corps. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery from July 21 to August 17, 1900. His citation reads "In the presence of the enemy at Peking, China. Under a heavy fire from the enemy during this period, Boydston assisted in the erection of barricades". His Medal was awarded to him on July 19, 1901.
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Estella Mae Griffin Boydston