January 23, 1869|
|Died||December 13, 1903
at sea aboard the USS Wisconsin
|Place of burial||buried at sea|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Unit||USS Wisconsin (BB-9)|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citation
Rank and organization: Ordinary Seaman, U.S. Navy. Born: 23 January 1869, Belfast, Ireland. Accredited to: California. G.O. No.: 84, 22 March 1902.
In action against the enemy at Tientsin, China, 20 June 1900. Crossing the river in a small boat while under heavy enemy fire, McAllister assisted in destroying buildings occupied by the enemy.