of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
Rank and Organization: Signal Quartermaster, U.S. Navy. Born: 1835,
Scotland. Entered Service At: Boston, Mass. G.O. No.: 17, 10 July 1863.
Served on board the U.S.S. Carondelet at the reduction of Forts Henry and Donelson, 6
and 14 February 1862 and other actions. Carrying out his duties as signal quartermaster
and captain of the rifled bow gun, S/Q.M. Arther was conspicuous for valor and devotion,
serving most faithfully, effectively and valiantly.
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