Historical records matching Robert Henry Stanley
About Robert Henry Stanley
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Hospital Apprentice Robert Henry Stanley, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in the presence of the enemy in volunteering and carrying messages under fire at Peking, China, 12 July 1900, while serving with a detachment from the U.S.S. Newark.
General Orders: War Department, General Orders No. 55 (July 19, 1901)
Action Date: 12-Jul-00
Rank: Hospital Apprentice
Division: U.S.S. Newark