Statistics for occurrence #1 of “France” in chapter 1.50, section c.1.50.44, page 178 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35.:
...esented by the Imperial Government of France to Rev. M. O'Keefe, cure of Norfolk, Va., for services rendered to the Imperial Marine, 1869.
He was also enrolled as a member of the Legion of Honor of France .
Father O'Keefe served as chaplain of Mahone's Brigade, having been appointed to the position by the Confederate Secretary in 1861.
In 1887 Father O'Keefe returned to Baltimore and was appoin...
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