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Michael Walsh
Birth: Jul. 27, 1858
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jun. 29, 1913
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

US Navy Peacetime Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Chief Machinist in the United States Navy. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on the rocks of Block Island, Rhode Island. His citation reads "Serving on board the USS Leyden; for heroism at the time of the wreck of that vessel, 21 January 1903." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
Saint Columba Catholic Cemetery
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
Plot: Section 32, Lot 74
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 07, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7156664
Michael Walsh
Added by: Don Morfe
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