of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
Rank and Organization: Captain of the Forecastle, U.S. Navy. Born: 1812,
Maine. Accredited To: Massachusetts. G.O. No.: 32, 16 April 1865.
Served as captain of the forecastle on board the U.S.S. Louisville at the capture of
the Arkansas post, 10 and 11 January 1863. Carrying out his duties as captain of a 9-inch
gun, Talbott was conspicuous for ability and bravery throughout this engagement with the
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