Rank and Organization: Captain of the Top, U.S. Navy. Born: 1854, Boston,
Mass. Accredited to: Massachusetts. G.O. No.: 326, 18 October 1884.
For jumping overboard from the U.S.S. Saratoga, off Coasters Harbor Island, R.I., 25
June 1881, and sustaining until picked up by a boat from the ship, Frank Gallagher, second
class boy, who had fallen overboard.