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China Relief Expedition (Boxer Rebellion) - U.S. Marine Corps

Edward Alexander Walker

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Conflict/Era: China Relief Expedition (Boxer Rebellion)
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: June 20 - July 16, 1900
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Peking, China
In the presence of the enemy during the battle of Peking, China, 20 June to 16 July 1900. Throughout this period, Walker distinguished himself by meritorious conduct.
Medal of Honor Recipient Edward A. Walker
Medal of Honor Recipient Edward A. Walker
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Brooklyn, Kings County, New York
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Born: October 2, 1864, Huntley, Scotland
  • Died: October 24, 1946
  • Buried: Oak Hill Mausoleum (599), San Jose, CA, United States

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