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Frank Gallagher
SC-1, United States Navy
Medal of Honor, Boxer Rebellion. AKA: Francis Ryan, Francis Thomas Ryan (MoH citation lists this name), Francis J. Lane. True name Frank Gallagher. April 6, 1862-June 14, 1927. Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Buried in Section 17, Grave 21008, Arlington National Cemetery.

GALLAGHER, FRANK
SC1   US NAVY
SPANISH AMERICAN WAR
DATE OF BIRTH: 04/06/1862
DATE OF DEATH: 06/14/1927
BURIED AT: SECTION 17  SITE 21008
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY


RYAN, FRANCIS T.

Rank and organization: Coxswain, U.S. Navy. Born: 6 April 1868, Massachusetts. Accredited to: Massachusetts. G.O. No.: 55, 19 July 1901. 

Citation:

In action with the relief expedition of the Allied forces in China during the battles of 13, 20, 21 and 22 June 1900. Throughout this period and in the presence of the enemy, Ryan distinguished himself by meritorious conduct.



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