Emil Fredreksen

Emil Fredreksen

Birth
Copenhagen, Kobenhavns Kommune, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Death 24 Jun 1950 (aged 83)
Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Burial Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Plot Section R, Lot 0609, Grave 12
Memorial ID 66822441 · View Source
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Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the US Navy as a Watertender. His citation reads: "Serving on board the USS Bennington, for extraordinary heroism displayed at the time of the explosion of a boiler of that vessel at San Diego, Cal. 21 July 1905".

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 12 Mar 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 66822441
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emil Fredreksen (5 Jan 1867–24 Jun 1950), Find a Grave Memorial no. 66822441, citing Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .