Hugh Molloy

Naval seaman Hugh Molloy, a crew member of the USS Fort Hindman. Molloy was awarded the Medal of Honor for heroism for his act of manning a gun from an exposed position on the Fort Hindman during an engagement with enemy forces near Harrisonburg, Louisiana, on March 2, 1864.

Portrait of white man with long beard in frame with star above him

Courtesy of the Navy Art Collection, Washington DC