moh_navy_orig.gif (5895 bytes)moh_navy_orig.gif (5895 bytes)

The President of the United States
in the name of
The Congress
takes pleasure in presenting the

Medal of Honor

to

WEISBOGEL, ALBERT

 

First Award - Peace Time Heroism

Second Award - Peace Time Heroism

 

Rank and organization: Captain of the Mizzen Top, U.S. Navy. Born: 1844, New Orleans, La. Accredited to: Louisiana. G.O. No.: 207, 23 March 1876

Citation:

For gallant conduct in jumping overboard from the U.S.S. Benicia, at sea, and rescuing from drowning one of the crew of that vessel on 11 January 1874.

 

Rank and organization: Captain of the Mizzen Top, U.S. Navy. Born: 1844, New Orleans, La. Accredited to: Louisiana. G.O. No.: 212, 9 June 1876.

Citation:

For gallant conduct in jumping overboard from the U.S.S. Plymouth, at sea, and rescuing from drowning one of the crew of that vessel on 27 April 1876.

 

Back to MOH Display
bn_nav1_wall.jpg (3133 bytes)

This page hosted by geolinkeagle.jpg (5486 bytes)Get your own Free Homepage