of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
Rank and Organization: Coxwain, U.S. Navy. Place and Date: Yokohama,
Japan, 27 April 1902. Entered Service At: New York. Birth: New York. G.O.
No.: 93, 7 July 1902.
For heroism in rescuing Walenty Wisnieroski, Machinist Second Class, from drowning at
Yokohama, Japan, 27 April 1902, while serving on board the U.S.S. Yorktown.
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