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   World War Two 

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The Navy Cross

(We believe this listing to be COMPLETE. While there is a remote possibility we have missed someone, particularly a LATE AWARD, in all probability these are the ONLY USMC recipients of the Navy Cross in WWII.)

1,034 Awards

Detailed Alphabetical List 

 A - G   H - Q   R - Z  

KIA Name Rank Co/Bn/Reg Div Date of Action Place
  Gabaldon, Guy L. Pfc H&S/2 2d Jun 15-Aug 1, 1944 Saipan & Tinian
KIA Gabriel, Williard F. Pfc 3/28 5th Mar 7, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Gagnon, Leo M. Pvt 1st Parachute 1st Aug 7, 1942 Gavutu
KIA Gambino, Frank J. Cook L/3/23 4th Mar 3, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Garretson, Frank E. Capt F/2/24 4th Feb 1 & 2, 1944 Kwajalein
  Garrett, Nolen M. Sgt D/2/27 5th Mar 9, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Gay, Roy M. Cpl 1st Raider   Sep 13-14, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Gayle, Gordon D. Maj 2/5 1st Sep 15, 1944 Peleliu
  Gehrke, Wilbur J. 1LT A/1/29 6 May 17, 1945 Okinawa
  2d Award (NC WWI)
Geiger, Roy Stanley
MajGen   CO/Aviation Sep 3-Nov 4, 1942 Air Mission
KIA Gelshenen, Martin L. 2LT F/2/26 5th Mar 3, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Gerst, James L. Sgt 3/10 2d Nov 27, 1943 Tarawa
  Gerycz, Steve Sgt F/2/1 1st Sep 15-18, 1944 Peleliu
  Gilbert, Clifford R. Pfc K/3/22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Feb 20, 1944 Eniwetok
  Gill, Richard R. Pfc C/1/5 1st Jun 20, 1945 Okinawa
  Gilliland, Theodore B. Sgt B/4th Tank 4th Feb 1, 1944 Kwajalein
KIA Givens, Warren L. Pfc 1st Parachute 1st Aug 7, 1942 Gavutu
  Glenn, Robert S. 1LT HQ 3d Feb 25, 1945 Iwo Jima
  1st Award (2 NCs WWII)
Glidden, Elmer
Capt (VMSB-241)   Jun 4 & 5, 1942 Air Mission
  2d Award (2 NCs WWII)
Glidden, Elmer
Capt (VMSB-231)   Aug 30-Oct 16, 1942 Air Mission
  Godwin, Edward R. Sgt E/2/2 2d Nov 20, 1943 Tarawa
KIA Goff, Herbert B., Jr. Cpl B/1/1 1st Sep 15, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Goff, William A. Pfc G/3/28 5th Feb 19-20, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Goheen, Richard R. P. 1LT E/2/4 6 May 19-21, 1945 Okinawa
  Goldman, James F. Pfc I/3/2 2d Nov 20-24, 1943 Tarawa
  Goslin, Victor E. Cpl C/1/22 6 May 10, 1945 Okinawa
  Goss, Angus R. G/Sgt 1st Raider   Aug 10, 1942 Tulagi
KIA Govel, Andrew Pfc C/1/7 1st Jan 7, 1944 Cape Gloucester
KIA Grady, George F. Pfc 1st Parachute 1st Aug 7, 1942 Gavutu
KIA Graham, Hugh E., Jr. Cpl K/3/1 1st Sep 18, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Grassi, Everett B. Pfc L/3/4 6 Apr 2, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Gratzek, Thomas J. 2LT (VMSB-241)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
KIA Gravitt, John C. 1LT I/3/7 1st Sep 28, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Gray, Philip R. Capt I/3/27 5th Feb 28, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Gray, Robert L. Pvt K/3/5 1st Jan 9, 1944 Cape Gloucester
KIA Gray, Steven Thomas Pvt F/2/5 1st Dec 30, 1943 Cape Gloucester
KIA Grazier, George H. Pvt A/1 1st Aug 19, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Green, Charles E. P/Sgt M/3/22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Feb 20, 1944 Marshall Islands
KIA Green, Daniel M. Pfc F/2/1 1st May 4, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Green, James H. 2LT G/3/29 6 Apr 16, 1945 Okinawa
  Greene, Edgar C. 1LT E/2/29 6 May 17, 1945 Okinawa
  Gribbin, Thomas A. 2LT (VMF-224)   May 4, 1945 Air Mission
KIA Griffin, William A. Pfc 2/23 4th Jun 15, 1944 Saipan
  Griffith, Samuel B., II LTC 1st Raider   Sep 27, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Grissim, William H., III 2LT 2/12 3d Jul 21-22, 1944 Guam
  Gross, John M. Pfc 2 2d Nov 20 & 21, 1943 Tarawa
KIA Grossi, Dominick J. 2LT K/3/21 3d Feb 24, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Grove, Robert Woodrow Cpl I/2/7 1st Dec 27, 1943 Cape Gloucester
  Guilano, Guiseppe, Jr. G/Sgt H/2/1 1st Dec 30, 1943 New Britain
  Haberman, Roger A. 1LT (VMF-121)   Oct 9, 1942-Jan 22, 1943 Air Mission
  Hacker, Elmer Pfc 1st Raider   Aug 7-8, 1942 Tulagi
KIA Hagedorn, Bruno P. 2LT (VMSB-241)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Hahn, Henry W. Cpl K/3/1 1st Sep 15 & 16, 1944 Peleliu
  Hahn, Orville V. Pfc A/1/23 4th Mar 3, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Hailey, Thomas E. Sgt   USS Oklahoma Dec 7, 1941 Pearl Harbor
  Hall, William Carvel Col 3 3d Jul 21-29, 1944 Guam
  Haluchak, Alex Cpl 1/24 4th Feb 1 & 2, 1944 Kwajalein
KIA Hamilton, Henry B. Gunner (VMF-223)   Oct 18 & 21, 1942 Air Mission
  Hankins, Joseph F. LTC 3/1 1st Dec 26-31, 1943 Cape Gloucester
  Hanna, Robert M. 2LT 1st Defense Bn. NAS Wake Island Dec 23, 1941 Wake Island
KIA Hanna, William T. Pvt A/1st Raider   Oct 8-9, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Hansberry, Edward H. Cpl B/1st Engineer 1st May 20, 1945 Okinawa
  Hansen, Chris M. R. 1LT C/1/9 3d Feb 25, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Hansen, Herman, Jr. Maj (VMF-112)   Apr 12, 1945 Air Mission
KIA Hansen, Leslie E. Pfc   1st Dec 26, 1943 Cape Gloucester
  Hansen, Paul L. Pfc 1st Amphib 1st Dec 21, 1943 Cape Gloucester
  Hansen, Richard O. 1LT (VMF-224)   May 6, 1945 Air Mission
KIA Hanson, Robert Murray 1LT (VMF-215)   Jan 5-Feb 3, 1944 Air Mission
  Hardee, Lee H. P/Sgt B/1/29 V Amphib. Corps Jun 24, 1944 Saipan
KIA Harding, Warren G. Pfc 1/29 V Amphib. Corps Jun 16, 1944 Saipan
  Harkness, Robert P/Sgt D/2/27 5th Mar 6, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Harper, Harold E. 1Sgt G/3/26 5th Mar 15, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Harrelson, Stewart E. Cpl C/1/22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Jul 25, 1944 Guam
  Harrer, Keith J. Pfc K/3/7 1st May 11, 1945 Okinawa
  Harris, Boone T. Pfc HQ/1/1 1st Sep 20, 1944 Peleliu
  Harrison, Henry A., Jr. Pfc H/3/26 5th Mar 15, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Harrison, Lawrence A. P/Sgt 1st Raider   Sep 12-13, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Hart, Franklin A. Col RCT 24 4th Feb 1 & 2, 1944 Kwajalein
KIA Harvey, Colin C. Pfc 1/7 1st Sep 16, 1944 Peleliu
  Harvey, Frederick B., Jr. 1LT A/1/25 4th Jun 15 & 16, 1944 Saipan
  Hatler, Elton L. Pvt G/2/5 1st May 2, 1945 Okinawa
  Hazelwood, Harold R. Cpl H/6th Defense Bn. FMF Dec 7, 1941 Midway
  1st Award (2 NCs WWII)
Headley, James G.
Capt 3/25 4th Jun 15-Aug 1, 1944 Saipan & Tinian
  Headley, James G. Capt 3/25 4th Feb 22-Mar 17, 1945 Iwo Jima
  2d Award (2 NCs WWII)
Hedlund, Oswald Joseph
Cpl   1st Jan 6, 1944 Cape Gloucester
  Hegerty, Thomas M. Pfc Weapons/5 1st May 6, 1945 Okinawa
  Heim, John D. P/Sgt I/3/29 6 Apr 12, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Heinen, Ira E. Pfc 2/4, 1st Prov. Bde.   Jul 21, 1944 Guam
KIA Helpingstine, Herbert Cpl 1/4, 1st Prov. Bde.   Jul 26, 1944 Guam
  Hemenway, Charles W. Pfc 2/7 1st Dec 29, 1943 Cape Gloucester
  Hempstead, Don D., Jr. 2LT C/1/22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Feb 18, 19, & 22, 1944 Eniwetok
KIA Henderson, Lofton R. Maj (VMSB-241)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
KIA Hennessy, Daniel J. Capt (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Herbst, Warren R. Cpl F/2/2 2d Jul 26, 1944 Tinian
  Hermle, Leo D. B/Gen   5th Feb 19-Mar 26, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Hernandez, Nicholas Cpl H/3/26 5th Mar 7 & 8, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Herndon, Raymon W. Pfc   1st Sep 14, 1942 Solomon Islands
  Herwig, Robert J. 2LT 2/4, 1st Prov. Bde. III Amphib. Corps Jul 21 & 28, 1944 Guam
KIA Heyliger, George Pfc A/1st Raider   Oct 8-9, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Hickox, Charles R., Jr. 1LT K/3/7 1st May 9, 1945 Okinawa
  Hill, Charles C. Pfc I/1st Defense Bn. NAS Wake Island Dec 8-23, 1941 Wake Island
  Hill, Eugene L. Sgt I/3/2 2d Nov 21, 1943 Tarawa
  1st Award (2 NCs WWII)
Hill, Robert E.
LTC 1/2 2d Oct 9-12, 1942 Guadalcanal
  2d Award (2 NCs WWII)
Hill, Robert E.
LTC 1/2 2d Nov 1-10, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Hills, Clifford C. P/Sgt 1st Raider   Aug 7-8, 1942 Tulagi
  Hilsky, Robert Joseph Pvt B/1/5 1st Aug 27, 1942 Guadalcanal
KIA Himelrick, John Roberts Pfc 1st Defense Bn. NAS Wake Island Dec 8-23, 1941 Wake Island
  Hiner, Harold L. 2LT   USS Boise Oct 11 & 12, 1942 Cape Esperance
  Hodges, Herbert J. Pfc B/1/6 2d Jun 17, 1944 Saipan
KIA Hoffman, Raymond G. Sgt H/3/26 5th Mar 2, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Hofmann, Fred, Jr. Cpl E/2/3 3d Jul 24, 1944 Guam
KIA Hofmann, Wilbur E, Jr. 1LT 3/2 2d Nov 20, 1943 Tarawa
  Hofstetter, Arnold C. 1LT H/3/10 2d Jul 7, 1944 Saipan
KIA Hogaboom, William F. 1LT A/4 Bluejacket-Marine Bn. Jan 23-31, 1942 Bataan
KIA Holdredge, Willard B. 1LT C/4 Bluejacket-Marine Bn. Dec 28, 1941-Apr 8, 1942 Bataan
  Holdren, Lawrence H. P/Sgt 1st Raider   Sep 12-13, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Holland, John W. Capt B/1/5 1st Sep 15-30, 1944 Peleliu
  Holt, Rommie L. 1LT I/3/25 4th Feb 19-Mar 17, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Honsowetz, Russell E. LTC 2/1 1st Sep 15-20, 1944 Peleliu
  Hopkins, Thomas D., Jr. 1LT H/3/28 5th Feb 27, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Horak, Ernest W. Pfc H/2/22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Feb 22, 1944 Eniwetok
  Horne, Thomas M. 1LT 4th Tank 4th Jun 15-Jul 9, 1944 Saipan
  Houser, Ralph L. LTC 3/3 3d Jul 21-23, 1944 Guam
  Howard, Samuel L. Col 4   Dec 7, 1941-May 6, 1942 Philippine Islands
KIA Howard, Stanley L. Pfc 3/6 2d Jun 16, 1944 Saipan
  Howell, Donald S. Pfc E/2/28 5th Mar 4, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Huddleston, Virgil Pfc A/2d Engineer III Amphib. Corps Jul 22, 1944 Guam
  Hudson, Lewis C. LTC 2/25 4th Feb 19 & 20, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Hudspeth, Daniel W. Sgt 1st Raider   Sep 13-14, 1942 Guadalcanal
  1st Award (NC Vietnam)
Hughes, Stanley S.
1LT 3/7 1st Jan 4, 1944 Cape Gloucester
KIA Hull, Donald L. Sgt 2/26 5th Feb 26-Mar 3, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Humberd, William Capt (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Hund, Robert J. Pfc I/3/6 2d Jun 17, 1944 Saipan
KIA Hunniford, William J., Jr. P/Sgt 3/4, 1st Prov. Bde.   Jul 21-27, 1944 Guam
  Hunt, George P. Capt K/3/1 1st Sep 15-17, 1944 Peleliu
  Hunt, Wilfred A. Pfc 1st Raider   Aug 7, 1942 Tulagi
  Hunter, James B., Jr. 2LT F/2/1 1st Sep 16, 1944 Peleliu
  Huntington, Kenneth E. 2LT (VMF-112)   Apr 7, 1945 Air Mission
  Hurst, Edward H. LTC 3/7 1st May 18, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Huszarik, Joseph, Jr. Cpl 14 4th Jun 15, 1944 Saipan
KIA Hyland, George B. G/Sgt C/1/26 5th Mar 2, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Ioanna, John G. Pfc F/2/25 4th Mar 10, 12 & 13, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Ivary, Toivo Henry 2LT G/2/2 2d Nov 20, 1943 Tarawa
  Iversen, Ivan B. Cpl H&S/5th Engineer 5th Mar 1, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Iverson, Daniel T. 1LT (VMSB-241)   Jun 4 & 5, 1942 Air Mission
KIA Jabour, Thomas E. Pfc 1/18 2d Jul 10, 1944 Saipan
  Jacobs, Whitney W. Pvt H/2/1 1st Aug 21, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Jamison, Robert J. Pfc A/1/2 2d Jul 9, 1944 Saipan
  Janic, Michael M. Cpl 3/9 3d Jul 27, 1944 Guam
  Jarvis, Melvin L. 1LT (VMF-322)   May 14, 1945 Air Mission
KIA Jeanes, Charles Oliver Pfc A/1/7 1st Jan 6, 1944 Cape Gloucester
  Jendeski, Vincent Sgt A/1/7 1st Sep 16, 1944 Peleliu
  Jensen, Alvin J. 2LT (VMF-214)   Jul 15-Sep 1, 1943 Air Mission
  Jerue, George Edward 1LT 1st Tank 1st Sep 15, 1944 Peleliu
  Johnsmiller, Robert W. Cpl I/3/2 2d Nov 20, 1943 Tarawa
KIA Johnson, Chandler W. LTC 2/28 5th Feb 19-Mar 2, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Johnson, Charles E. Pfc G/3/29 6 Jun 6, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Johnson, Donald W. Cpl 1/12 3d Nov 12 & 13, 1943 Bougainville
  Johnson, John G. LTC 2/22 6 May 30, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Johnson, Roy W. Sgt I/3/2 2d Nov 20, 1943 Tarawa
  Johnson, Wallace W. Cpl B/4th Tank 4th Feb 28, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Johnston, Samuel D. G/Sgt C/4th Tank 4th Feb 19-Mar 16, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Jones, Harold B. Pvt E/2/26 5th Feb 24, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Jones, John W. Pvt 6 2d Jan 22, 1943 Guadalcanal
  Jones, Louis R. Col 23 4th Jun 15,-Aug 2, 1944 Saipan
  Jones, Robert Earl Pvt F/2/5 1st Dec 30, 1943 Cape Gloucester
  Jones, William Kenefick LTC 1/6 2d Jun 15-Aug 1, 1944 Saipan
KIA Jordan, Donald R. Pfc 2/6 2d Jun 16, 1944 Saipan
KIA Jovanovich, George C. 2LT     Feb 19, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Julian, Jesse P. 1LT C/1/27 5th Feb 28, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Jurgens, Cedrick Pfc C/1/1 1st Sep 18, 1944 Peleliu
  Justice, Frank W. P/Sgt A/1/8 2d Jul 31, 1944 Tinian
KIA Kachinski, Roland F. P/Sgt 1st Parachute 1st Aug 7, 1942 Gavutu
  Kahn, Lauren Herman Pfc K/3/6 2d Jun 17, 1944 Saipan
KIA Kail, William E. Pfc 3/26 5th Mar 15, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Katsulis, Demosthenes V. Pfc 2/6 2d Nov 27, 1943 Tarawa
  Kay, Willis L. 1LT 2/3 3d Jul 25, 1944 Guam
KIA Keane, Charles P. Pvt B/1/27 5th Mar 15, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Keeley, Edward C. 1LT (VMF-323)   May 11, 1945 Air Mission
  Keiningham, Jack Cpl 2/6 2d Jun 16, 1944 Saipan
KIA Keith, Willard W., Jr. Capt 2/5 1st Nov 2, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Kelley, Clarence O. Pfc 1st Amphib 1st Sep 17, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Kelley, Maynard Carter 1LT (VMF-533(N))   May 24-25, 1945 Okinawa
  Kellogg, Frederick A. 1LT E/2/27 5th Feb 25, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Kelly, Donald J. Pvt F/2/22 6 May 14, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Kelly, Edward F. Cpl 1/21 3d Jul 25 & 26, 1944 Guam
KIA Kelton, C.J. Pfc 5th Tank 5th Feb 22, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Kennedy, Charles R. P/Sgt 22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Feb 18, 1944 Eniwetok
  Kenyon, Howard N. Col 9 3d Feb 25, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Kerns, John I. Pvt 2d Raider   Aug 17-18, 1942 Makin Island
  Ketcham, William T., Jr. Capt I/3/24 4th Feb 24, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Key, Eugene M. 1LT 1st Raider   Aug 7, 1942 Tulagi
  Kimmel, Charles J. 2LT I/3/5 1st Nov 2, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Kincaid, John O., Jr. Cpl E/2/1 1st Sep 18, 1944 Peleliu
  Kingsley, Luke A., Jr. Pfc 2/4, 1st Prov. Bde. III Amphib. Corps Jul 21, 1944 Guam
KIA Kirby, Emmett F. Pfc 4th Tank 4th Jun 15, 1944 Saipan
  Kizirian, Harry Cpl E/2/26 6 Jun 11, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Klatt, George S. P/Sgt   USS San Francisco Nov 12 & 13, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Klingman, Robert R. 1LT (VMF-312)   May 10, 1945 Air Mission
  Klunk, John Pfc B/1/6 2d Jun 17, 1944 Saipan
  Knoll, Frank P. Capt H&S/7 1st Sep 15-Oct 6, 1944 Peleliu
  Koll, Daniel Pfc Weapons/3 3d Nov 1, 1943 Bougainville
  Kollman, Charles E. 2LT (VMSB-132)   Nov 13 & 14 & Dec 7, 1942 Air Mission
  Komnenich, Louis Pfc E/2/27 5th Mar 8, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Koontz, William O. P/Sgt Weapons/24 4th Jul 7, 1944 Saipan
KIA Kops, Stanley D. P/Sgt C/1st Raider   Sep 13-14, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Kost, Michael R. Sgt C/1/28 5th Mar 9, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Kouma, Anthony B. Cpl H&S/3/10 2d Jul 7, 1944 Saipan
  Koutelas, George E. 2LT (VMSB-241)   Jun 4 & 5, 1942 Air Mission
KIA Koval, John P/Sgt 3/1 1st Sep 15, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Krenzer, Leonard 2LT E/2/9 3d Mar 3, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Krulak, Victor H. LTC 2/1st Parachute   Oct 28-Nov 3, 1943 Choiseul Island
  Kunz, Charles M. 1LT (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Lamb, Charles T. 2LT A/2d Raider   Aug 17-18, 1942 Makin Island
  Lang, Lawrence A. G/Sgt B/2d Raider   Aug 17-18, 1942 Makin Island
  Langford, N.J. Sgt L/3/25 4th Feb 26 & Mar 17, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Lanigan, John R. Col 25 4th Feb 19-Mar 16, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA LaPrade, Robert M. 2LT   2d Jan 20, 1943 Guadalcanal
  LaQuintano, James J. Sgt K/3/4 6 May 21, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Larsen, Leor B. 2LT 3/8 2d Jul 1 & 11, 1944 Saipan
KIA Lasco, Donald Pfc 3/7 1st Oct 1, 1944 Peleliu
  Latch, Darius W. Pfc G/2/23 4th Mar 10, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Lauderdale, Claude E. Sgt D/2/26 5th Mar 22, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Lawley, Alvin E. Pfc HQ/1/7 1st Jun 18, 1945 Okinawa
  Lawrence, Henry G., Jr. Maj 2d Anti-Tank 2d Nov 20-23, 1943 Tarawa
  Leaper, John W. 1LT (VMF-314)   Jun 22, 1945 Air Mission
  LeBlanc, Joseph G. Cpl 2/1 1st Aug 21, 1942 Solomon Islands
  Lee, John W. Sgt A/1st Tank 1st Sep 15-30, 1944 Peleliu
  LeFrancois, Wilfred S. 2LT A/2d Raider   Aug 17-18, 1942 Makin Island
  Lemcke, Julius O. Capt C/3d Tank 3d Mar 4, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Leslie, Dale M. 2LT (MAG-23)   Sep 27, 1942 Air Mission
KIA Lewis, Milton Cpl   1st Aug 7, 1942 Guadalcanal
KIA Lewis, Wray C. 1LT 3/24 4th Jun 18, 1944 Saipan
  Lidenberg, Ernest M. Pvt I/3/22 6 May 16, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Lilja, George Pfc 2/7 1st Sep 19, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Lindblad, Carl J. 1LT A/1/9 3d Feb 27, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Lindsay, Elwood Q. 2LT (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Little, James T. Pfc H/3/26 5th Mar 17-26, 1945 Iwo Jima
  1st Award (2 NCs WWII)
Liversedge, Harry Bluett
Col 1st Raider Reg.   Jul 5-Aug 29, 1943 New Georgia
  2d Award (2 NCs WWII)
Liversedge, Harry Bluett
Col 28 5th Feb 19-Mar 27, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Livesey, Benjamin R. Sgt D/2d Anti-Tank 2d Jun 15, 1944 Saipan
  Loeffel, Glenn B. 2LT (VMSB-231)   Aug 30-Oct 15, 1942 Air Mission
  Loesch, Gregory K. 1LT (VMF-121)   Oct 9, 1942-Jan 5, 1943 Air Mission
  Loftis, Wallace G.       May 11, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Logan, John R., Jr. Cpl 3/3 3d Nov 24, 1943 Bougainville
  Longazel, Michael P/Sgt D/1/1 1st Aug 21, 1942 Guadalcanal
KIA Louth, Harold Lewis Pfc   1st Dec 28, 1943 Cape Gloucester
KIA Lucas, John D. 2LT (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Lumpkin, George T. 2LT (VMSB-241)   Jun 4 & 5, 1942 Air Mission
  Lutchkus, George F. Cpl B/1/27 5th Feb 19, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Luther, Hubert C. Cpl 3/2 2d Nov 20, 1943 Tarawa
KIA Lyman, Robert C. Cpl C/1/5 1st Jun 21, 1945 Okinawa
  Lynes, Richard J. Sgt B/1/29 6 Jun 17, 1944 Saipan
  Lyth, Dale C. Pfc E/2/1 1st Sep 15, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Madole, Eugene P. 2LT (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Magee, Christopher L. 1LT (VMF-214)   Sep 12-Oct 22, 1943 Air Mission
  Maghakian, Victor P/Sgt 2d Raider   Aug 17-18, 1942 Makin Island
KIA Mahannah, Martin E. 2LT (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
KIA Mahoney, Thomas G. 1LT I/3/28 5th Feb 21, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Makstutis, John B. Sgt I/3/28 5th Mar 16, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Malanowski, Anthony P. Sgt A/7 1st Sep 27, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Mallory, Donald L. 1LT E/2/5 1st Sep 15 & 16, 1944 Peleliu
  Manahan, Merle E. Pfc B/1/1 1st Sep 19, 1944 Peleliu
  Mangrum, Richard C. LTC (VMSB-232)   Aug 20-Sep 15, 1942 Air Mission
  Mann, Thomas H., Jr. 1LT (VMF-121)   Sep 25-Nov 12, 1942 Air Mission
  Manning, Robert L. Sgt 1st Parachute 1st Aug 7, 1942 Gavutu
  Maples, Gordon 2LT 2/1 1st Nov 22, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Marini, Daniel J. Sgt F/2/25 4th Mar 15, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Marmande, James E. 2LT (VMSB-241)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
KIA Marontate, William P. 1LT (VMF-121)   Oct 9, 1942-Jan 15, 1943 Air Mission
  Marsolo, Ettore J. Pfc K/3/2 2d Nov 20, 1943 Tarawa
KIA Martin, David W. 2LT F/2/9 3d Feb 24-Mar 20, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Martin, Glen E. Capt A/1/22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Feb 22, 1944 Eniwetok
  Marvin, Glen E. Sgt C/3d Tank 3d Jul 26, 1944 Guam
KIA Marvin, Milton C. 2LT 21 3d Jul 21-27, 1944 Guam
  Mason, Leonard Maurice Maj 1/3 3d Nov 1, 1943 Bougainville
KIA Massaro, Russell J. Pfc 2/7 1st Sep 19, 1944 Peleliu
  Masters, James M. LTC 7 1st May 10-12, 1945 Okinawa
  Mather, Thomas C. 2LT   1st Oct 23-24, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Maupin, Delbert D. Pvt I/3/25 4th Feb 19, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Mayers, Thomas J. Pfc 1/26 5th Feb 21, 1945 Iwo Jima
  McAlarnis, James P. P/Sgt C/1/1 1st Sep 19 & 20, 1944 Peleliu
KIA McAuliffe, John T. Cpl   6 Apr 2-3, 1945 Okinawa
KIA McCaffery, Joseph P. LTC 2d Raider   Nov 1, 1943 Bougainville
  McCarstle, Howard P., Jr. Pfc   USS San Francisco Nov 12 & 13, 1942 Guadalcanal
KIA McCarthy, Francis P. Capt (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
KIA McCarver, William S. Pfc D/2/27 5th Feb 19-Mar 6, 1945 Iwo Jima
  McComas, Clyde H. Sgt K/3/1 1st May 2, 1945 Okinawa
KIA McCracken, Bobby G. P/Sgt 3/9 3d Jul 27, 1944 Guam
  McCune, Charles E. Pfc B/1/5 1st May 8, 1945 Okinawa
  McDaniel, Jacob H. Cpl F/2/9 3d Jul 26, 1944 Guam
  McDaniel, Stanley C. Capt C/1/23 4th Feb 26, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA McDermott, James S. Capt 3/26 5th Feb 25 & Mar 3, 1945 Iwo Jima
  McGinn, Addies S., Jr. G/Sgt K/3/23 4th Feb 21, 1945 Iwo Jima
  McGloin, Edward W. G/Sgt 1 1st Sep 14, 1942 Guadalcanal
KIA McGreevey, James E. Sgt C/4th Engineer 4th Feb 19, 1945 Iwo Jima
  McGuire, Kenneth R. Pfc 22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Jul 29, 1944 Guam
  2d Award (NC Nicaragua)
McHenry, George W.
Col 3 3d Nov 18-26, 1943 Bougainville
  McIlhenny, Walter S. 1LT B/1/5 1st Aug 27, 1942 Guadalcanal
KIA McKay, Walter C. Cpl HQ/22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Feb 22, 1944 Eniwetok
  McKelvy, William N., Jr. LTC     Oct 9-24, 1942 Guadalcanal
  McLellan, Paul F. Sgt G/2/9 3d Feb 26-Mar 15, 1945 Iwo Jima
  McLennan, Noyes 2LT (VMF-223)   Aug 20-Sep 13, 1942 Air Mission
KIA McLeod, Kenneth F. LTC 6 2d Jun 25, 1944 Saipan
KIA McLeod, Maynard M. 2LT 1/7 1st Sep 30, 1944 Peleliu
  McPoland, James J. 1LT I/3/26 5th Mar 18, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Mead, George H., Jr. 1LT L/3/5 1st Aug 18 & 19, 1942 Guadalcanal
KIA Mears, Dwayne E. Capt 1/28 5th Feb 19, 1945 Iwo Jima
  1st Award (2 NCs WWII)
Mee, Fenton J.
Capt HQ/1/25 4th Jun 15-Aug 1, 1945 Saipan
  2d Award (2 NCs WWII)
Mee, Fenton J.
Maj 1/25 4th Mar 16, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Melnitsky, Edward Cpl 2/5 1st Sep 27 & Oct 8, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Melville, Max E. Pvt C/1/27 5th Feb 19, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Melzoni, Petero Pvt I/3/27 V Amphib. Corps Feb 20, 1944 Eniwetok
  Mentch, Charles E. Sgt M/3d Raider   Nov 29, 1943 Bougainville
  Merrill, Herbert T. Capt (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Merritt, Charles D. Pfc B/1/6 2d Jun 17, 1944 Saipan
  Meyers, Albert W. Pfc E/2/22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Feb 18-23, 1944 Engebi
  Michaud, Wilfred V. Sgt 1st Parachute 1st Aug 7, 1942 Gavutu
  Micklick, William J. Pfc A/1/2 2d Jul 8 & 9, 1944 Saipan
  Mielke, John W. Pvt 1st Raider   Sep 12-13, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Millar, Harold H., Jr. 1LT (VMTB-232)   Jan 4 & 7, 1944 Air Mission
  Miller, Frank J. 2LT E/2/7 1st Sep 20-22, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Miller, Jack 1LT A/2d Raider   Dec 3, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Miller, James D. P/Sgt A/1st Tank 1st Sep 15, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Miller, Raymond 
    AKA: Jesse Rutherford, Jr.
Pvt Battery 4 USS Lexington May 8, 1942 Coral Sea
  Miller, Vernon H. 1LT K/3/3 3d Jul 21-22, 1944 Guam
KIA Mills, Charles L. Capt C/3d Anti-Tank III Amphib. Corps Jul 21, 1944 Guam
  Mitchell, James T. Sgt F/2/24 4th Jun 15-Jul 9, 1944 Saipan
KIA Monarch, Charles R. Sgt 1/1 1st Sep 16, 1944 Peleliu
  Monges, Charles J. Sgt L/3/6 2d Jul 2, 1944 Saipan
KIA Montgomery, Elmer F. Sgt C/1/9 3d Mar 11, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Moore, Paul, Jr. 2LT 5 1st Nov 3, 1942 Guadalcanal
KIA Moore, Ralph E., Jr. Cpl 3/4, 1st Prov. Bde.   Jul 27 & 29, 1944 Guam
  Moore, Thomas F., Jr. 2LT (VMSB-241)   Jun 4 & 5, 1942 Air Mission
  Moore, William E., Jr. Capt E/2/3 3d Jul 22 & 23, 1944 Guam
  Morrell, Rivers J., Jr. Maj (VMF-223)   Aug 24-Sep 5, 1942 Air Mission
  Morris, Emmett R. Pfc B/1/5 1st Aug 27, 1942 Guadalcanal
KIA Morris, Joshua Pfc 3/21 3d Jul 26, 1944 Guam
KIA Morrow, Richard E. Cpl 22 V Amphib. Corps Feb 18, 1944 Eniwetok
  Morse, Ralph C., Jr. Capt B/1/22, 1st Prov. Bde. V Amphib. Corps Feb 22, 1944 Eniwetok
  Morton, Gilbert L. Sgt/Maj M/3/25 4th Jun 22, 1944 Saipan
  Mowery, Earl J. Sgt A/1st Tank/1 1st Aug 21, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Mueller, Bernhardt L. Cpl B/1/28 5th Mar 8, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Murphree, Jesse E. Sgt G/2/24 4th Feb 19-Mar 15, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Murphy, Francis J. Sgt   3d Nov 1, 1943 Puruata Island
  Murphy, John J., Jr. Pfc 2 2d Sep 9, 1942 Tulagi
KIA Murray, Michael F., Jr. P/Sgt C/1/24 4th Mar 3, 1945 Iwo Jima
  1st Award (NC & DSC Korea)
Murray, Raymond L.
LTC 2/6 2d Jun 15, 1944 Saipan
KIA Mustain, Hollis U. LTC 1/25 4th Feb 19-21, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Myers, Edward Sgt C/1st Tank 1st Sep 15, 1944 Peleliu
KIA Myers, Thomas J. Maj 1/22 6 Apr 1-May 15, 1945 Okinawa
  2d Award (NC & DSC WWI)
Nagazyna, John J.
Sgt/Maj HQ/3/22 V Amphib. Corps Feb 20, 1944 Eniwetok
  Narr, Joseph Lawson 2LT (VMF-121)   Oct 13-30, 1942 Air Mission
  Narveson, Horace A. Pfc B/1/6 2d Jun 17, 1944 Saipan
  Neefus, James L. Capt (VMF-221)   Dec 7, 1941-May 7, 1942 Air Mission
  Neiman, Robert M. Maj C/4th Tank 4th Jun 15-Jul 9, 1944 Saipan
  Nelson, Edward C., Jr. Capt C/5th Tank 5th Feb 20, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Nelson, Harold E. Capt H/3/10 2d Jul 7, 1944 Saipan
  Nelson, James J. Pfc A/1/6 2d Jun 17, 1944 Saipan
  Nelson, Quinten G. Pfc I/3/6 2d Jun 16, 1944 Saipan
  Nero, Louis C. Sgt 5th Engineer 5th Feb 19 & Mar 21, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Nevle, Gerard B. Pfc 2n 2d Sep 9, 1942 Tulagi
  Newman, Joseph E. Pfc H/2/22, 1st Prov. Bde.   Feb 22, 1944 Eniwetok
  Nicholas, Clarence T. Cpl B/1/5 1st Sep 15-29, 1944 Peleliu
  Niehaus, Ralph H. 2LT K/3/21 3d Jul 26, 1944 Guam
KIA Nisbet, Winfield R., Jr. Cpl 3/22, 1st Prov. Bde.   Jul 22, 1944 Guam
  Norman, John R. 1LT (VMF-321)   Jan 23, 1944 Air Mission
KIA Norris, Benjamin W. Maj (VMSB-241)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Nosarzewski, John Pfc 3/21 3d Mar 3, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Nowak, Stephen Pfc   USS Franklin Mar 19, 1945 Kobe, Japan
KIA Nugent, Joseph E. Pfc A/1/7 1st Sep 17 & 22, 1944 Peleliu
  O'Bannon, Wilcie A. 1LT F/2/9 3d Feb 26-Mar 8, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA O'Brien, Martin J. 2LT 2/3 3d Jul 22, 1944 Guam
  O'Keefe, Jeremiah J. 1LT (VMF-323)   Apr 22, 1945 Air Mission
KIA Olbert, Richard N. Pfc 2d Raider   Aug 17-18, 1942 Makin Island
KIA Oribiletti, Bruno Pfc B/1/4, 1st Prov. Bde.   Jul 22, 1944 Guam
  Orme, George E. Pvt C/1/29 6 May 16, 1945 Okinawa
  1st Award (2 NCs WWII)
Ortiz, Pierre (Peter) J.
Maj   OSS England Jan 8-20, 1944 London, England
  1st Award (2 NCs WWII)
Ortiz, Pierre (Peter) J.
Maj   OSS (France) Aug 1, 1944-Apr 27, 1945 France
KIA Ortiz, Robert Manuel Pfc F/2/25 4th Feb 19-Mar 1, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Osborn, Stanley E. 2LT E/2/24 4th Jul 24, 1944 Tinian
KIA Oswald, Robert J., Jr. Sgt   1st Dec 26, 1943 Cape Gloucester
  Owens, Robert G., Jr. Maj (VMF-215)   Jan 5-15, 1944 Air Mission
  Palmer, Frank L. Pvt D/2/26 5th Mar 15, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Paredes, Osbaldo Rivera Cpl 2/2 2d Nov 20, 1943 Tarawa
  Parker, Raymond D. Pvt G/2/1 1st Aug 21, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Parker, Walter G. Cpl F/2/29 6 May 18, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Parks, Floyd Bruce Maj (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
  Parks, Verrill G. Cpl C/1/22 V Amphib. Corps Feb 22, 1944 Eniwetok
  Parrott, Robert L. Cpl F/2/28 5th Feb 21, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Pauley, Chester, Jr. Pvt   4th Feb 1-2, 1944 Kwajalein
  Paulos, Jim J. 2LT G/2/1 1st Dec 30, 1943 New Britain
  Payne, Frederick R., Jr. Maj (VMF-212)   Sep & Oct, 1942 Air Mission
  Pearce, Harry P. 2LT B/1/5 1st May 11, 1945 Okinawa
  Peatross, Oscar F. Capt 2d Raider   Aug 17, 1942 Makin Island
  Pennell, Edward S. 2LT E/2/28 5th Feb 20, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Penninger, Fred B. Sgt   4th Feb 1 & 2, 1944 Kwajalein
  Percy, George A. Maj 2/25 3d Feb 21-Mar 16, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Percy, Gilbert 1LT (VMF-112)   Nov 14, 1942 & Feb 1, 1943 Air Mission
KIA Perrault, Howard E. Cpl A/6th Tank 6 May 12, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Perry, John W. Cpl H/3/29 6 May 18, 1945 Okinawa
  Peters, Dale L. Cpl   NAS Midway Dec 7, 1941 Midway
  Petrie, Clarence E. Sgt D/1/2 2d Nov 21, 1943 Tarawa
  Pettus, Frances C. P/Sgt 1st Raider   Sep 1942 Guadalcanal
  Pfannkuch, Orville E. Sgt C/4th Tank 4th Jul 31, 1944 Tinian
  Piaseczny, William L. Pvt 3/1 1st Oct 5, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Pierce, Francis E., Jr. Capt (VMF-212)   Jan 11 & 15, 1943 Air Mission
  Pierce, Harold G. Sgt C/5th Engineer 5th Feb 21, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Pierce, Warren H. Sgt F/2/23 4th Feb 19, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Pinkerton, David W., Jr. 2LT (VMF-221)   Jun 4, 1942 Air Mission
KIA Pinter, Alponse A. Sgt 2/22 , 1st PMB   Jul 21-25, 1944 Guam
  Plumley, Merwyn C. Capt A/2d Raider   Aug 17-18, 1942 Makin Island
KIA Polakowski, Casimir R. P/Sgt L/3/5 1st Jan 3, 1944 Cape Gloucester
KIA Polk, Harold E. Pvt 22, 1st Prov. Bde.   Feb 18, 1944 Eniwetok
  Pollock, Daniel C. LTC 1/26 5th Mar 19, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Pollock, Edwin A. LTC 2/1 1st Aug 20-21, 1942 Guadalcanal
  Pond, Kenneth A. 2LT (VMF-223)   Aug 20-Sep 10, 1942 Air Mission
  Pottersnak, Charles J. Pfc HQ/3/7 1st Oct 3, 1944 Peleliu
  Pottorff, David M. 1LT Recon/HQ 4th Feb 18, 1945 Pacific
KIA Poulin, Andrew V. Cpl 1/21 3d Jul 25-26, 1944 Guam
KIA Pound, Henry T. Pvt G/2/24 4th Mar 1, 1945 Iwo Jima
KIA Powell, Ernest A. 1LT (VMF-122)   Jul 15, 1943 Air Mission
  Powell, Robert Francis Cpl   1st Jan 28, 1944 Cape Gloucester
  Powers, Charles R. Sgt     Nov 18-26, 1943 Bougainville
  Powers, James J. Sgt H&S/28 5th Mar 1, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Powers, Robert A. Cpl K/3/4 6 May 20, 1945 Okinawa
  Prendergast, James F. 2LT I/3/8 2d Jun 15 & 26, 1944 Saipan
  Presley, Frank H. 1LT (VMF-121)   Oct 9-Nov 23, 1942 & Jan 1-30, 1943 Air Mission
KIA Preston, Benjamin S., Jr. 1LT (MAW-1)   Feb 1-2, 1944 Kwajalein
  Pritchett, Benjamin F., Jr. Pvt L/3/22 V Amphib. Corps Feb 19, 1944 Eniwetok
KIA Prosek, Gilbert George Pfc   1st Jan 3, 1944 Cape Gloucester
  Prosser, Bruce Capt (VMSB-241)   Jun 4 & 5, 1942 Air Mission
  3d (2 NCs Nic., 2 NCs WWII, NC & DSC Korea)  
Puller, Lewis B.
LTC 1/7 1st Oct 24-25, 1942 Guadalcanal
  4th (2 NCs Nic., 2 NCs WWII, NC & DSC Korea) 
Puller, Lewis B.
LTC 7 1st Dec 26, 1943-Jan 19, 1944 Cape Gloucester
  Putnam, Paul A. Col (VMF-211)   Dec 21, 1941 Air Mission
  Quattrone, John G/Sgt K/3/29 6 May 16, 1945 Okinawa
KIA Queeney, Martin J. Sgt 1/28 5th Feb 21, 1945 Iwo Jima
  Quirk, Brain J. Cpl 3d Raider   Nov 9, 1943 Bougainville

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