Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Mitchells in:
 • Long Island National Cemetery
 • East Farmingdale
 • Suffolk County
 • New York
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Thomas Mitchell
Birth: 1857
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1942
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in New York, he served as a Landsman in the United States Navy. On November 17, 1879, while serving on board the U.S.S. Richmond at Shanghai, China, Landsman Michell rescued a fellow shipmate from drowning after he fell into the sea. For bravery without regard for his own safety, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on October 18, 1884. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Long Island National Cemetery
East Farmingdale
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: Section M, Grave 27661
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 21, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 10076
Thomas Mitchell
Added by: GLENN
 
Thomas Mitchell
Cemetery Photo
Added by: GLENN
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- R I P
 Added: Jun. 8, 2017

- sjm
 Added: Jul. 18, 2016

- bob tarte
 Added: Jul. 18, 2016
There are 48 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.4 after 31 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service