James M. Trout

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James M. Trout

Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: July 27, 1910 (60)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: Fernwood, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA
Managed by: Shirley Marie Caulk
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About James M. Trout

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Fireman Second Class James M. Trout, United States Navy, for distinguished and heroic conduct while serving on board the U.S.S. Frolic. Fireman Second Class Trout displayed gallant conduct in endeavoring to save the life of one of the crew of that vessel who had fallen overboard at Montevideo, 20 April 1877.

Action Date: April 20, 1877

Service: Navy

Rank: Fireman Second Class

Division: U.S.S. Frolic

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James M. Trout's Timeline

April 9, 1850
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
July 27, 1910
Age 60
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Fernwood, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA