Joseph Mitchell (Medal of Honor)
|Joseph A. Mitchell|
November 27, 1876|
|Died||June 9, 1925(aged 48)|
|Place of burial||Saint Pauls Cemetery
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Rank||Gunner's Mate First Class|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citation
Rank and organization: Gunner's Mate First Class, U.S. Navy. Born: 27 November 1876, Philadelphia, Pa. Accredited to: Pennsylvania. G.O. No.: 55, 19 July 1901.
Citation: In the presence of the enemy during the battle of Peking, China, 12 July 1900, Mitchell distinguished himself by meritorious conduct.