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CMOHS.org - Boatswain's Mate McKENZIE, ALEXANDER, U.S. Navy

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McKENZIE, ALEXANDER

Rank: Boatswain's Mate
Organization: U.S. Navy
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Born: 1837, Scotland
Departed: Yes
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G.O. Number: 169
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Accredited To: New York
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McKENZIE, ALEXANDER Photo
 
Citation

On board the U.S.S. Colorado during the capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Fighting at the side of Lt. McKee during this action, McKenzie was struck by a sword and received a severe cut in the head from the blow.