QM August P. Teytand, Medal of Honor

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August P. Teytand

Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Santa Cruz, San Juan-Laventille, Trinidad and Tobago
Death: Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Husband of Louise Teytand
Father of Robert P. Teytand, Sr.

Occupation: Quartermaster Second Class, U.S. Navy (highest rank)
Managed by: Marvin Caulk, (C)
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About QM August P. Teytand, 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 Quartermaster Third Class August P. Teytand, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession while serving on board the U.S.S. Leyden, at the time of the wreck of that vessel, 21 January 1903, near Block Island, Rhode Island.

General Orders: War Department, General Orders No. 145 (December 26, 1903)

Action Date: 21-Jan-03

Service: Navy

Rank: Quartermaster Third Class

Division: U.S.S. Leyden

http://www.cmohs.org/recipient-detail/2390/teytand-august-p.php

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/August_P._Teytand

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QM August P. Teytand, Medal of Honor's Timeline

1878
April 6, 1878
Santa Cruz, San Juan-Laventille, Trinidad and Tobago
1919
April 3, 1919
Age 40
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States
1956
March 4, 1956
Age 77
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
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Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States