The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
 Michael Walsh

Michael Walsh

Birth
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 29 Jun 1913 (aged 54)
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Middletown, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA
Plot Section 32, Lot 74
Memorial ID 7156664 · View Source
Suggest Edits

US Navy Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Chief Machinist in the United States Navy. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on the rocks of Block Island, Rhode Island. His citation reads "Serving on board the USS Leyden; for heroism at the time of the wreck of that vessel, 21 January 1903."

Bio by: Don Morfe


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

How famous was Michael Walsh?

Current rating:

30 votes

Sign-in to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 7 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7156664
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Michael Walsh (27 Jul 1858–29 Jun 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7156664, citing Saint Columba Catholic Cemetery, Middletown, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .