Douglas MacArthur


Corps Of Engineers

General of the Armies, US Army
Class of 1903

Appointed From Wisconsin

Born:  January 26, 1880 at Little Rock, AR
Date/Place of MOH Action:  1942 - Bataan Peninsula, Philippine Islands
Unit:  
US Army Forces in the Far East
Presentation:  
Presented  At Melbourne, Australia 
     By Nelson Trussler Johnson, Minister of Australia on June 30, 1942

Date of Death:  
April 05, 1964
Buried At:  
Old Norfolk City Hall Memorial Cemetery - Norfolk, VA

USMA Superintendent 1919 - 1922

Demas Nick Thurlow Craw


Army Air Forces

Colonel, US Army Air Force
Class of 1924

Appointed From Active Duty, US Army

Born:  April 09, 1900 at Traverse City, MI
Date/Place of MOH Action:  November 08, 1942 - Port Lyautey, French Morocco
Unit:  
XII Ground Air Support Command
Presentation:  
Presented to his widow and son Nicholas at the White House
     By President Franklin D. Roosevelt in March, 1943

Date of Death:  
November 08, 1942 (Killed In Action)
Buried At:  
Cremated - Ashes Scattered in Germany

William Hale Wilbur


Infantry

Colonel, US Army
Class of 1912

Appointed From Massachusetts

Born:  September 24, 1888 at Palmer, MA
Date/Place of MOH Action:  November 08, 1942 - Fedala, North Africa
Unit:  
Western Task Force, North Africa
Presentation:  
Presented  At Casablanca, Algiers 
     By President Franklin D. Roosevelt on January 24, 1943

Date of Death:  
December 27, 1979
Buried At:  
US Military Academy Cemetery - West Point, NY

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