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CMOHS.org - Ordinary Seaman KERSEY, THOMAS, U.S. Navy

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KERSEY, THOMAS

Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Organization: U.S. Navy
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Born: 1847, St. Johns, Newfoundland
Departed: Yes
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G.O. Number: 215
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Accredited To: Massachusetts
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Citation

Serving on board the U.S.S. Plymouth at the Navy Yard, New York, 26 July 1876, Kersey displayed bravery and presence of mind in rescuing from drowning one of the crew of that vessel.