William G. Thordsen, USN, Medal of Honor

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William George Thordsen

Birthdate: (53)
Birthplace: Fredericstadt, Germany
Death: May 08, 1932 (53)
Place of Burial: Arlington, Arlington, VA, United States
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Husband of Francoise Thordsen

Managed by: Shirley Marie Caulk
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About William G. Thordsen, USN, Medal of Honor

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Coxswain William George Thordsen, United States Navy, for heroism and gallantry under fire of the enemy at Hilongas, Philippine Islands, 6 May 1900.

General Orders: War Department, General Orders No. 6, August 15, 1900

Action Date: 6-May-00

Service: Navy

Rank: Coxswain

Division: U.S.S. Pampanga

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William G. Thordsen, USN, Medal of Honor's Timeline

1879
April 2, 1879
Fredericstadt, Germany
1932
May 8, 1932
Age 53
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Arlington, Arlington, VA, United States