George F. Brock
|George F. Brock|
October 18, 1872 |
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Rank||Carpenter's Mate Second Class|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
George F. Brock (born October 18, 1872 in Cleveland, Ohio) was a United States Navy Carpenter's Mate received the Medal of Honor for actions on board the USS Bennington off San Diego, California during a boiler explosion which killed 62 enlisted men and one officer.
Medal of Honor citation
Serving on board the U.S.S. Bennington for extraordinary heroism displayed at the time of the explosion of that vessel at San Diego, Calif., 21 July 1905.
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