About Rade Grbitch
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
to Seaman Rade Grbitch, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism on board the U.S.S. BENNINGTON, displayed at the time of the explosion of a boiler of that vessel at San Diego, California, 21 July 1905.
General Orders: War Department, General Orders No. 13, January 5, 1906
Action Date: 21-Jul-05
Division: U.S.S. Bennington