Samuel McAllister

Birth
Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Death 13 Dec 1903 (aged 34)
Burial Buried or Lost at Sea, Specifically: Buried at sea from the USS Wisconsin
Memorial ID 8025421 · View Source
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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


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 24 Oct 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8025421
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel McAllister (23 Jan 1869–13 Dec 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8025421, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Buried or Lost at Sea, who reports a Buried at sea from the USS Wisconsin.