Rank and Organization: Seaman, Engineer's Force, U.S. Navy. Born: 1844,
Philadelphia, Pa. Accredited to: Pennsylvania. G.O. No.: 169, 8 February
On board the U.S.S. Shenandoah during the rescue of a shipmate at Villefranche, 15
December 1871. Jumping overboard, Sapp gallantly assisted in saving Charles Prince,
seaman, from drowning.