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Albert Moore

Date of birth: December 25, 1862
Date of death: September 14, 1916
Burial location: San Francisco, California
Place of Birth: California, Merced
Home of record: Merced California

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Medal of Honor

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Awarded for actions during the China Relief

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Albert Moore, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in action in the presence of the enemy during the battle of Peking, China, 21 July to 17 August 1900. Although under a heavy fire from the enemy, Private Moore assisted in the erection of barricades.

General Orders: War Department, General Orders No. 55 (July 19, 1901)

Action Date: July 21 - August 17, 1900

Service: Marine Corps

Rank: Private