The President of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
MERTON, JAMES F.
Rank and organization: Landsman, U.S. Navy. Birth: England. G.O.
No.: 180, 10 October 1872.
Landsman and member of Company D during the capture of the
Korean forts, 9 and 10 June 1871, Merton was severely wounded in the arm while trying to
force his way into the fort.
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