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CMOHS.org - Seaman COURTNEY, HENRY C., U.S. Navy

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COURTNEY, HENRY C.

Rank: Seaman
Organization: U.S. Navy
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Born: 1856, Springfield, Ill.
Departed: Yes
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G.O. Number: 326
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Accredited To: Illinois
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COURTNEY, HENRY C. Photo
 
Citation

On board the U.S. Training Ship Portsmouth, Washington Navy Yard, 7 February 1882. Jumping overboard from that vessel, Courtney assisted in rescuing Charles Taliaferro, jack-of-the-dust, from drowning.