Rank and Organization: Ship's Cook, U.S. Navy. Born: 1854, Germany. Accredited
to: New York. G.O. No.: 326, 18 October 1884.
For jumping overboard from the U.S. Training Ship Minnesota, at Newport, R.l., 26
August 1881, and sustaining until picked up by a boat from the ship, C. Lorenze, captain
of the forecastle, who had fallen overboard.