Thomas Cramen

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Thomas Cramen

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Death 5 Mar 1915 (aged 68)
Williamsburg, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section St. George, row 5, plot 43
Memorial ID 50356874 · View Source
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Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Buried under the name of Thomas Crimmins. He entered the US Navy in Massachusetts and served as a Boatswain's Mate. His citation reads "On board the USS Portsmouth, Washington Navy Yard, 7 February 1882. Jumping overboard from that vessel, Cramen rescued Charles Taliaferro, jack-of-the-dust, from drowning."

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