Organization: U.S. Marine Corps
Born: 23 October 1872, Knightstown, Ind.
Entered Service At:
G.O. Number: 55
Date of Issue:
Accredited To: California
Place / Date:
In the presence of the enemy during the battle of Peking, China, 21 July to 17 August 1900. Throughout this period, Zion distinguished himself by meritorious conduct.