Samuel F. Rogers
Infobox Military Person
name= Samuel F. Rogers
died= Death date|1905|11|1
Buffalo, New York
Cook County, Illinois
caption=Medal of Honor recipient
allegiance=flag|United States of America
unit= U.S.S. Colorado
Medal of Honor
Samuel F. Rogers was a
United States Navy Quartermasterawarded the Medal of Honorfor actions during the Korean Expedition. He was awarded the medal for his rescue of the mortally wounded Lieutenant Hugh McKee.
He was buried at Forest Home Cemetery, [cite web |url=http://www.findagrave.com/php/famous.php?page=city&FScityid=41672|title=Browse by City: Forest Park|accessdate=2008-05-05 |format= |work=Findagrave.com] in Forest Park, Chicago.
Medal of Honor citation
Rank and organization: Quartermaster, U.S. Navy. Born: 1845, Buffalo, N.Y. Accredited to: New York. G.O. No.: 169, 8 February 1872.
:On board the U.S.S. Colorado during the attack and capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Fighting courageously at the side of Lt. McKee during this action, Rogers was wounded by the enemy.
List of Medal of Honor recipients
* [http://www.army.mil/cmh/moh.html U.S. Army Center of Military History Medal of Honor Citations Archive]
*findagrave|7865088 Retrieved on
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