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363 Awards - 2 Double Recipients

Detailed Alphabetical List

Name Field Rank Text Date Unit
*Abrams, Lewis H. LTC Oct 25, 1967 AttSqd 242 (USMC)
  Abshire, Bobby W. Cpl. May 21, 1966 Obs. Sqd. 2 (1st Air Wing)
*Abshire, Richard F. Sgt. May 02, 1968 C 2/4, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Adams, John T. L/Cpl. Jun 15 - 16, 1966 C/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Adams, Laurence, R., III Cpl. Jan 12, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Alfonso, Vincent Pfc. Jul 20, 1966 A 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Allen, Yale G. Cpl. Mar 5, 1969 C 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Almeida, Russell V. L/Cpl. Dec 20, 1965 C 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Ambrose, Gerald D. L/Cpl. Jan 8, 1970 M 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Amendola, Willet R. Cpl. Nov 2, 1967 M 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Anderson, John J. Sgt. Oct 27, 1965 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Armstrong, Russell P. S/Sgt. Sep 7 - 8, 1967 I 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Arquero, Elpidio A. S/Sgt. May 10, 1967 Bn Landing Team 13 (USMC)
*Aston, James M. Pfc. Mar 19, 1969 H 2/26, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Ayers, Darrell E. S/Sgt. Mar 19, 1970 FFR (1st Marine Div.)
  Badnek, Samuel J. Pvt. Aug 18, 1965 H/2nd Bn. (1st Marine Div.)
*Baggett, Curtis F. S/Sgt. Feb 6, 1968 K 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Bailey, Walter F. Sgt. Mar 21, 1970 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Barnes, Robert C. L/Cpl. Dec 17, 1966 B/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Barnett, Robert L. Cpl. May 9, 1969 A 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Barrett, James J. Cpl. Sep 19, 1967 I 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Barrett, John J. Capt. Feb 26, 1969 Heli. Sqd. 263 (1st Air Wing)
  Baskin, Richard W. Sgt. Jun 6, 1967 HQ 26/9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Batcheller, Gordan D. Capt. Jan 31, 1968 A 1/1/ (1st Marine Div.)
  Bateman, Kent C. Maj. Oct 25, 1967 AttSqd 533 (USMC)
*Beaulieu, Leo V. Pfc. May 16, 1966 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Bell, Van D., Jr.
    OLC (1st Award in Korea)
LTC Jun 6, 1966 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Bendorf, David G. L/Cpl. May 20, 1967 L 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Benoit, Ronald R. 2Lt. Feb 25, 1967 D/1st Recon. (1st Marine Div.)
  Berger, Donald J. 2Lt. Mar 12, 1966 Heli. Sqd. 163 (1st Air Wing)
  Binns, Ricardo C. L/Cpl. Jun 15 - 16, 1966 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Bird, William C. Pfc. May 15, 1969 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Blann, Stephen L/Cpl. Feb 16, 1969 E 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Blevins, Thomas L., Jr. Cpl. May 31, 1969 C 1/26, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Bogan, Richard E. L/Cpl. Apr 12, 1968 C 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Brady, Eugene R. LTC May 15, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Brandtner, Martin L. (1st)  Capt. Sep 3, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Brandtner, Martin L. (OLC)  Capt. Sep 11, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Brantley, Leroy Cpl. Mar 28, 1969 G 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Brindley, Thomas D. 2Lt. Jan 18 - 20, 1968 I 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Brown, Charles E. Cpl. Jan 31, 1968 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
*Brown, David H. Sgt. Sep 10, 1967  L/3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Browning, Randall A. Cpl. Sep 10, 1967 A/3ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Bryan, Charles Cpl. Jan 20, 1968 B/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Bryant, Jarold O. L/Cpl. Mar 21, 1966 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Buchanan, Richard W. L/Cpl. May 24, 1968 M 3/27 (1st Marine Div.)
*Burke, John R. Cpl. June 6, 1967 HQ 1/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Burnham, Thomas R. L/Cpl. Oct 1, 1967 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Burns, Leon R. S/Sgt. Jul 2, 1967 B 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Caine, Lawrence B., III Cpl. May 13, 1967 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Calhoun, John C. Cpl. Jan 7, 1968 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
  Campbell, Joseph T. Lt. Jun 15, 1968 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Canley,  J. L. G/Sgt. Jan 31, 1968 A 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Carroll, James J. Maj. Sep 27 - Oct 5, 1966 K 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Carter, Marshall N. Capt. Jan 14, 1967 C 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Casebolt, Henry C. Cpl. Feb 28, 1966 F 2/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Casey, Michael J. 2Lt. Mar 18, 1968 C 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Casey, Thomas M., Jr. L/Cpl. Feb 16, 1969 D 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Castillo, William Pfc. Feb 25, 1969 E 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Cavanaugh, Thomas J. Cpl. Sep 19, 1968 C 2/7, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Cheatham, Ernest C., Jr. LTC Mar 3, 1968 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Cheatwood, Paul R. L/Cpl. Feb 16 1968 B 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Christensen, Paul K. Cpl. Nov 19, 1967 3 CAG, III MEF
*Christman,William J., III 2Lt. Feb 22, 1969 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Christmas, Goerge R. Capt. Feb 5, 1968 H 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Christy, Kenneth 2Lt. Jan 18, 1968  L/3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Cisneros, Roy Cpl. Sep 11, 1968 B 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Claybin, Edward A. Pfc. Jun 20, 1966 Batt D 2/11 (1st Marine Div.)
*Cobb, Paul F. 2Lt. May 16, 1968 A 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Cochran, Robert F., Jr. 2Lt. Aug 18, 1965 A/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Coffman, Clovis C., Jr. G/Sgt. Oct 10, 1966 C/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Collins, Bryant C. Cpl. Jul 12, 1965 A/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Cone, Fred J. Maj. Oct 25, 1967 AttSqd 242 (USMC)
  Conklin, Richard F. Cpl. May 10, 1968 Batt D 2/13 (1st Marine Div.)
  Coolican, James J. Capt. Jan 31, 1968  MACV
  Corsetti, Harry J. Cpl. Aug 15, 1968 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Cousins, Merritt T. L/Cpl. Jul 8, 1967 Batt B 1/12 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Covella, Joseph F. G/Sgt. Jan 3, 1966 Advisor (ARVN)
  Cover, Robert L. M/Sgt Mar 17, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Crockett, Joseph R., Jr. Sgt. Apr 23, 1969 1FR/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
*Cummings, Roger W. Pfc. Apr 20, 1969 K 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Curley, Ronald T. Sgt. May 16, 1967 F 2/26 (1st Marine Div.)
  Curtis, Russell W. G/Sgt. Aug 21, 1967 1st FSR (Force Log. Comm.)
  Dabney, William H. Capt. Jan 21 - Apr 14, 1968 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Dalton, Robert G. Cpl. May 25, 1969 K 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Danner, David J. Sgt. May 8, 1967 A 3TBN (3rd Marine Div.)
*Darnell, Dana C. L/Cpl. Apr 24, 1967 B 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Davis, Dennis D. Pfc. Aug 28, 1969 K 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Dawson, John R. 2Lt. Oct 27, 1967 G 3/12 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Day, Edward L/Cpl. Aug 26, 1968 L 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  De Bona, Andrew D. Capt. Sep 10, 1967 M 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  De Planche, Mark B. Cpl. Jan 13-14, 1966 G 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Devries, Marvin H. 1Lt. Aug 10, 1969 E 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Dickson, Grover L. Cpl. Nov 11, 1966 K 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Dillard, Henry C. Cpl. May 29, 1967 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Dittman, Carl R. Cpl. Nov 14, 1968 HQ 3rd Marines (3rd Marine Div.)
  Donaldson, Billy M. S/Sgt. Aug 8, 1966 1stFR/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Donovan, Joseph P. (1st)  1Lt. Feb 22, 1969 Heli. Sqd. 364 (1st Air Wing)
  Donovan, Joseph P. (OLC)  1Lt. Apr 21, 1969 Heli. Sqd. 364 (1st Air Wing)
*Dorris, Claude H. S/Sgt. Jan 7, 1968 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
*Dowd, John A. LTC Aug 12 - 13, 1969 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Downing, Talmadge R. G/Sgt. Mar 5, 1966 M 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Driscoll, Thomas B. L/Cpl. Sep 4 & 6, 1967 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Duff, Barry W. Cpl. May 21, 1966 C 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Duncan, Richard W. Cpl. Nov 8, 1967 M 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Eades, Lawrence M. L/Cpl. Feb 2, 1968 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
  Ebbert, Terry J. 1Lt. Dec 24, 1966 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Edwards, Craig A. 1Lt. Aug 20, 1971 H 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Estrada, Manuel A. L/Cpl. Aug 24-25, 1968 A/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Evans, Richard A., Jr. Pfc. Aug 29, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Fairfield, Rupert E., Jr. Capt. Aug 19, 1967 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
*Fante, Robert G. Cpl. Aug 6, 1968 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Federowski, Robert A. Cpl. May 24, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Feerrar, Donald L. Pfc. Mar 20, 1967 G 2/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Felton, Samuel L., Jr. Pfc. Jun 11, 1969 C 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Finley, Michael P. L/Cpl. May 8, 1967 A 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Fisher, Thomas W. L/Cpl. Sep 4, 1967 M 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Floren, Jimmy E. Cpl. Nov 6, 1967 H 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Fowler, Earl W. Cpl. Mar 28, 1966 C 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Frederick, John W. (POW) CWO Jun 1967 - Aug 1968  USMC
  Fryman, Roy A. S/Sgt. April 29, 1968 1FR/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
*Fuller, John L., Jr. 2Lt. Mar 23, 1967 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Galbreath, Bobby F. Capt. Feb 16, 1968 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
*Gale, Alvin R. Pfc. Jan 28, 1969 G 2/26, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gallagher, Patrick L/Cpl. Jul 18, 1966 H 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
*Gauthier, Brian J. Cpl. Jul 11, 1965 A 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Getlin, Michael P. Capt. Mar 30, 1967  USMC
  Gibson, George R. Cpl. Aug 8, 1966 B 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
  Gilleland, Richard M. Sgt. Feb 23, 1969 M 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Gillingham, Richard K. Cpl. May 19, 1967 H 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gomez, Ernesto L/Cpl. Jan 25, 1968  USMC
  Gonzales, Daniel G. Cpl. Jun 7, 1969 B 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Goodsell, William J. Maj. Jun 16, 1966 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
  Gray, George E. L/Cpl. Feb 2, 1968 E 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Green, John S. G/Sgt. Jun 2, 1967 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Green, Maurice O.V. 1Lt. Oct 27, 1968 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Gregory, Robert B., Jr. L/Cpl. Feb 25, 1969 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gresham, Michael E. Sgt. Sep 11, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Gresko, Richard W. L/Cpl. Mar 11, 1970 HQ 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Grimes, Paul E., Jr. L/Cpl. Mar 4, 1967 F 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Grosz, Nicholas, H., Jr. 1Lt. Dec 18, 1965 HQ 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Guarino, Timothy S. Pfc. Jun 1, 1969 G 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Guay, Robert P. Maj. Mar 19, 1966 Heli. Sqd. 261 (1st Air Wing)
  Guerra, Victor J. S/Sgt. Oct 27, 1969 L 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Halstead, Lee M. 1Lt. Aug 29, 1968 Heli. Sqd. 167 (1st Air Wing)
  Harrington, Myron C. Capt. Feb 23, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Hartsoe, David E. Pfc. May 20, 1967 L 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Hayes, Daniel J. L/Cpl. Nov 28, 1968 L 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Hazelbaker, Vincil W. Maj. Aug 8, 1966 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Helle, Ronald B. Sgt. Jan 28, 1971 G 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Henderson, Billy K. L/Cpl. Jul 17, 1969 H 2/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Hendricks, Robert L. Cpl. Feb 19, 1968 H 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Herrera, Felipe L/Cpl. Sep 20, 1968 A/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
*Herron, Lee R. 1Lt. Feb 22, 1969 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Hilgers, John J. W. Capt. Aug 23-24, 1966 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Hill, Lamont D. Pfc. Mar 6, 1967 I 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Hoapili, John G/Sgt. May 9, 1968 K 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Hodgkins, Guy M. S/Sgt. Sep 3, 1966 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Hoff, John R., Jr. 2Lt. Apr 7 1970 E/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Holmes, Walter C. Sgt. Dec 27, 1965 B 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Honeycutt, James E. Pfc. Feb 16, 1968 FR/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Hopkins, Michael E. Pfc. Jul 4, 1966 K 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Houghton, Kenneth J. Col. May 26 - June 5, 1967 5th Marines (1st Marine Div.)
  House, Charles A. LTC Mar 9 - 10, 1966 Heli. Sqd. 163 (1st Air Wing)
*Howard, Billy G/Sgt. Mar 21, 1966 E 2/4  (1st Marine Div.)
*Howell, Gatlin J. 1Lt. Jul 2 - 7, 1967  USMC
*Hubbard, Robert W. Capt. Jan 31- Feb 4, 1968  USMC
  Huffcut, William H., II Maj. Sep 28, 1969 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Huggins, Michael A. Pfc. Jun 27, 1969 G 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Hughes, Stanley S.
  
OLC (First Award in WWII)
Col. Feb 3, 1968 1st Marines (1st Marine Div.)
  Hunnicutt, Hubert H., III Sgt. Apr 16 -18, 1968 C 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Jaehne, Richard L. 2Lt. Aug 28, 1969 K 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Jmaeff, George V. Cpl. Mar 1, 1969 C 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Johnson,James L.,Jr. Cpl. Feb 17, 1969 E 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Johnston, Clement B.,Jr. L/Cpl. Apr 28, 1966 D/1st Recon. (1st Marine Div.)
*Jones, Philip B. 2Lt. Jan 28, 1969 G 2/26, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Joys, John W. Sgt. Aug 26, 1966 A 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Judge, Mark W. Pfc. Sep 21, 1967 E 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Kaler, Richard D. L/Cpl. Jul 21, 1966 H 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
*Kaufman, David M. 1/Sgt. Jun 15, 1969 E 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Keck, Russell F. Cpl. May 18, 1967  9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Kelley, Edwin C.,Jr. 1Lt. Mar 13, 1969 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Kelly, James R., III Cpl. Mar 24, 1967 I 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Kelly, Robert A. 1Lt. Sep 3 & 5, 1966 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Kemp, Marwick L. S/Sgt. Mar 21, 1966 E 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
*Kenison, Benjamin A. Cpl. Sep 16, 1966 D 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Kennedy, Johnnie M. G/Sgt. Apr 19, 1965 Advisor (ARVN)
  Keys, William M. Capt. Mar 2, 1967 D 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Koelper, Donald E. Capt. Feb 18, 1964 USMC
  Koontz, Leonard L/Cpl. May 27, 1968 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Korkow, Kenneth A. Cpl. Mar 30, 1968 B 1/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Kowalyk, William L/Cpl. Aug 26, 1966 Batt G 3/12 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Kuzma, Marc J. Pfc. Apr 26, 1968 A 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  La Pointe, Alvin S. Pfc. Mar 28, 1966 C 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  La Porte, Alfred P., Jr. Sgt. Feb 25, 1969 H 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Lain, Bobby D. Capt. Feb 19, 1967 B 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Lankford, Albert J., III 2Lt. Apr 21, 1969 G 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Laraway, William D. L/Cpl. Apr 11, 1967 HQ  (3rd Marine Div.)
*Lauer, Charles R. Cpl. Jun 18, 1967 A/3ATB (1st Marine Div.)
  Lazaro, Lawrence J. Cpl. Sep 19, 1966 E 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Lebas, Claude G. L/Cpl. Apr 2, 1966 B 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Ledbetter Walter R., Jr. LTC Jan 31, 1970 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Lefler, Alan C. L/Cpl. Mar 17, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Leftwich, William G.,Jr. LTC Mar 9, 1965 Advisor (ARVN)
*Lineberry, Jerry E. S/Sgt. Feb 12, 1970 B 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Livingston, Lawrence H. Capt. Jul 11, 1972 Advisor (ARVN)
  Long, Melvin M. Sgt. Jun 2, 1967 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Lopez, Jose G. Sgt. Sep 2, 1967 B/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Lopez, Steven D. Cpl. May 9 - 10, 1967 A/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Loweranitis, John L. Cpl. Mar 30, 1967 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Lowery, Steven M. Cpl. Mar 5, 1969 C/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Lownds, David E. Col. Aug 1967 - March 1968 Khe Sanh Combat Base
  Luca, Joseph Sgt. Mar 5, 1967 F 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Lumbard, Donald W. L/Cpl. Jul 4, 1966 B/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Lunsford, Glen T. Sgt. Feb 3, 1968 D 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  MacVane, Matthew C. Cpl. Aug 14, 1967 F/HQ (3rd Marine Div.)
  Malone, George M. 2Lt. Feb 22, 1969 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Mann, Bennie H.,Jr. Maj. Mar 31, 1965 Heli. Sqd. 163 (1st Air Wing)
  Marlantes, Karl A. 1Lt. Mar 1 - 6, 1969 C 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Martin, Raymond C. Sgt. Mar 18, 1966 F 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  McAfee, Carlos K. Capt. Jun 12, 1966 Advisor (ARVN)
  McCauley, Bertram W. Maj. Sep 5, 1966 Heli. Sqd. 263 (1st Air Wing)
*McCormick, Michael P. 2Lt. Mar 20, 1969 D 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  McDonald, Thomas C. Capt. Mar 1971 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  McHenry, William D. Cpl. Feb 1, 1967 HQ 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  McRae, Arthur G. Cpl. Mar 16, 1967 F 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*McWhorter, James E. L/Cpl. Aug 22, 1969 L 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Meier, Terrance L. S/Sgt. Jul 21, 1967 M 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Mendez, Angel Sgt. Mar 16, 1967 F 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Meuse, John R. Pfc. May 3, 1967 E 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Miller, Cleatus A., Jr. Pfc. Oct 25, 1969 K 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Mitchell, Robert G. Maj. Nov 29, 1968 Heli. Sqd. 165 (1st Air Wing)
  Moe, Robert F. S/Sgt. Dec 9, 1965 L 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Moffit, Richard E. Sgt. May 17, 1967 G 2/26  (3rd Marine Div.)
  Monahan, Frederick G. L/Cpl. May 3, 1967 E 2/3, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Monahan, Robert L/Cpl. May 28, 1967 D 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Montgomery, Robin L. 2Lt. Jun 8, 1969 Mtr 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Moore, Freddie L. L/Cpl. Aug 12, 1969 B 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Moore, Ronald A. L/Cpl. Jul 19, 1967 I 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Mosher, Christopher K. L/Cpl. May 13, 1967 K 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Muir, Joseph E. LTC Aug 18 - 24, 1965 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Mulloy, James E., Jr. Sgt. Aug 18, 1965 HQ 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Murphy, James E. Capt. Oct 26, 1967 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Murray John D. 1Lt. Sep 4, 1967 M 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Myers, William H. Pfc. May 12, 1967 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Neil, Michael I. 2Lt. Dec 20, 1967 D 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Noel, Thomas E. 2Lt. Mar 1, 1969 C 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Noon, PatrickJ.,Jr. Sgt. Aug 24, 1966 F 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
*Norris, James A. L/Cpl. Aug 13, 1969 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Norton, John J. Col. Apr 21, 1968 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Norwood, George O. L/Cpl. Mar 4, 1966 G 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Oakley, John L. L/Cpl. Aug 22, 1966 G 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  O’Connor, Martin E. Maj. Nov 5, 1969 Advisor (ARVN)
  O'Brien, Joseph J. Capt. Sep 17-23, 1967 2/3 (9th Amphib)
  Panian, Thomas C. Sgt. Sep 6, 1967 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Parrott, Lee R. G/Sgt. Aug 10, 1969 Mortar Plt. (USMC)
  Paskevich, Anthony, Jr. 1Lt. Mar 17, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Peczeli, Joseph S. G/Sgt. Mar 24, 1967 1st AA/11 (1st Marine Div.)
*Peters, William L., Jr. 1Lt. Apr 12, 1969 Heli. Sqd. 165 (1st Air Wing)
*Peterson, Dennie D. 2Lt. Sep 6, 1967 2/11 (1st Marine Div.)
  Phelps, John G. L/Cpl. Aug 19, 1967 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
  Piatt, Louis R. 2Lt. Feb 23, 1969 M 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Pichon, Louis A., Jr. G/Sgt. Mar 24, 1967 I 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Pierpan, Herbert E. Maj. Mar 22, 1969 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Pitts, Roy E. Pfc. Feb 17, 1969 G 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Popp, James A. Pfc. Apr 8, 1967 F 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Poulson, Leroy N. G/Sgt. Aug 19, 1967 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
*Powell, Charles T. Sgt. May 31, 1968 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Quick, Robert L. Pfc. Feb 7, 1968 K 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Ralya, Warren H., Jr. Cpl. Jan 20, 1968 A/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Rash, Donald R. Pfc. Mar 30, 1968 B 1/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Ray, Darrell T. Pfc. Feb 28, 1966 C 2/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Reid, John M. Cpl. May 10, 1967 Bn Landing Team 13 (USMC)
*Reilly, Donald J. Maj. Dec 9, 1965 Obs. Sqd. 2 (1st Air Wing)
*Reilly, James R. Pfc. Mar 17, 1966 G 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Reinsche, Harold A. S/Sgt. Mar 24, 1969 B/3TBN (3rd Marine Div.)
*Reis, Tiago Cpl. Sep 21, 1967 F 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Richards, Thomas A. Cpl. Jun 5 - 6, 1969 H 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Ripley, John W. Capt. Apr 2, 1972 Advisor (ARVN)
  Rivera, Jose L. L/Cpl. Mar 26, 1969 L 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Rivers, Jettie, Jr. 1/Sgt. May 14 - 15, 1967 D 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Roberson, James J. 2Lt. Mar 24, 1967 1st AA/11 (1st Marine Div.)
*Rodrigues, Joe G., Jr. Sgt. Feb 22 - Mar 3, 1969 L 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Rogers, Raymond G.,Jr. 1/Sgt. Mar 30, 1967 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Roller, Robert T. Sgt. Oct 13, 1966 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Rollings, Wayne E. 1Lt. Sep 18, 1969 Recon/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Romine, Richard E. Maj. Jun 3 - 4, 1967 Heli. Sqd. 165 (1st Air Wing)
*Rosenberger, Roger D. Pfc. Jun 17, 1969 M 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Ross, David L. Maj. Sep 4, 1967 Obs. Sqd. 2 (1st Air Wing)
*Rusher, Robert C. Cpl. Jam 7, 1968 CAP-H6 (3rd CAG)
  Russell, Timothy W. Cpl. Feb 2, 1968 D 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Russell, William E. Capt. May 28, 1968 E 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Rusth, John E. L/Cpl. May 10, 1967 C 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Sadler, Charles D. Cpl. May 21, 1966 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Sampson, Gerald H. Capt. Aug 28, 1969 B 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Sanders, Thomas Cpl. May 10, 1967 Bn Landing Team 13 (USMC)
*Sargent, George T., Jr. LTC Mar 20, 1969 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Schley, Robert J. Cpl. Apr 30, 1967 M 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Schreiber, Klaus D. 2Lt. Oct 14, 1967 C 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Schunck, Henry M. Cpl. May 10, 1968 Batt D 2/13 (1st Marine Div.)
  Scott, Donald W. Sgt. Sep 18, 1966 D 1/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  See, Roger D. Cpl. Jun 8, 1969 A/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Sexton, Charles T. Cpl. Feb 5, 1970 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
  Sexton, Harry E. LTC Sep 11, 1970 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Sexton, Merlyn A. Capt. Jun 19 - Jul 8, 1968 I 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Sherman, Andrew M. 2Lt. Aug 8, 1966 E 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
*Sipple, Conrad A. Cpl. Mar 5, 1966 G 2/4  (1st Marine Div.)
*Sirousa, Michael A. Pfc. Feb 12, 1970 C 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Skibbe, David W. 2Lt. Mar 2, 1970 C 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Skweres, Jeff C. Cpl. Jun 1, 1970 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Slater, Albert C., Jr. Capt. Jul 6 - 7, 1967 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Slater, Robert M.S. 1Lt. Jan 5 - 11, 1968 USMC
*Sleigh, Duncan B. 2Lt. Nov 6, 1968 C 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Sliby, Dennis M. L/Cpl. Mar 30, 1968 A/1st Bn. (1st Marine Div.)
  Smith, Ray L. Capt. Apr 1, 1972 Advisor (ARVN)
*Snyder, Stephen F. 2Lt. Aug 23 - 24, 1966 F 2/3 (1st Marine Div.)
*Soliz, Thomas Cpl. Sep 6, 1967 A/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Sotomayor, Miguel A. R. Cpl. Jul 29, 1967 F 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Spark, Michael M. Col. Jan 15, 1969 3rd Marines (3rd Marine Div.)
*Spicer, Jonathan N. Pfc. Mar 8, 1968 C/3rd Med. (3rd Marine Div.)
*Srsen, Steve A. Pfc. Jan 27, 1967 A 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*St. Clair, Clarence H., Jr. Cpl. Aug 28, 1969 K 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Stahl, Mykle E. Sgt.  Jan 21, 1968 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Starrett, Edward F. L/Cpl. Dec 9, 1970 G 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Stewart, Michael E. L/Cpl. Nov 27 - Dec 11, 1950 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Stockman, Robert D. Sgt. Jan 14, 1970 3rd MP Bn. (Force Log. Comm.)
  Stuckey, James L. Cpl. Jul 6, 1967 C 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Sullivan, Daniel F., Jr. Cpl. Apr 11, 1966 L/4th (1st Marine Div.)
  Sullivan, George R. 2Lt Mar 17, 1967 L 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Thatcher, Charles D. L/Cpl. May 8, 1967 A/3TBN (3rd Marine Div.)
*Thomas, Michael H. 2Lt. Jan 20, 1966 I 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Thompson, Brock I. Cpl. Oct 19, 1967  USMC
  Thompson, Clinton W. Cpl. Mar 13 - 14, 1969 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Thompson, Jerrald R. Cpl. Jun 1, 1970 C/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Thompson, John C. S/Sgt. Apr 30, 1964 Heli. Sqd. 364 (1st Air Wing)
  Thompson, Robert H. Maj. Feb 12 - Mar 3, 1968 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Thoryk, Barry L. Cpl. Apr 4, 1968 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Thouvenell, Armand R. Pfc. May 29, 1967 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Timmons, James M. Pfc. Nov 6, 1968 M 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Tonkyn, Michael S. L/Cpl. Jun 11, 1969 C 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Trent, William D. L/Cpl. May 9, 1968 M 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Tycz, James N. (MIA) Sgt. May 9, 1967 A/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Tyrone, Willie D. S/Sgt. May 30 - 31, 1965 Advisor (MACV)
  Underwood, David E Capt. Feb 16, 1968 Heli. Sqd. 163 (1st Air Wing)
  Vancor, Norman W. L/Cpl. May 7, 1969 C/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Vasquez, Jesus R. Sgt. Jan 30, 1968 1st FSR (Force Log. Comm.)
  Verheyn, David A. L/Cpl. Feb 3, 1967 A/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Wallace, Ernie W. L/Cpl. Aug 18, 1965 H 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Ward, James C. Cpl. May 9, 1969 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Warren, Roger O. L/Cpl. Feb 3, 1968 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Webb, Bruce D. Capt. Aug 18, 1965 I 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Webb, James H., Jr. 1Lt. Jul 10, 1969 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Weise, William LTC Apr 30 - May 2, 1968 2/4, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Widger, Robert I. Cpl. Jun 7, 1969 K 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Williams, Robert S. Lt. Jul 24 - 25, 1966 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Wilson, Willis C. 1Lt. Apr 2, 1966 B 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Wirick, William C. Cpl. Dec 8, 1968 I 2/26, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Woods, Lloyd Cpl. Jun 2, 1967 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Wynn, Edward H. Pfc. May 25, 1968 E 2/4, 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Yarber, Vernon L. L/Cpl. Aug 26, 1968 L 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Yates, John Charles 2Lt. Oct 17, 1968 B/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Yordy, Charles R. Pfc. May 24, 1968 K 3/27 (1st Marine Div.)
  Young, William H. L/Cpl. Mar 7, 1968 A 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)

 

One member of the US Army, One Vietnamese SEAL, and One Vietnamese Soldier earned Navy Crosses
  Ledford, Kenneth, Jr. 1Lt. Sep 15, 1970 US Army
Medical Evacuation Pilot
  Bay, Tran Van PFC Feb 19, 1967 ARVN (Vietnamese)
  Kiet, Nguyen Van  PO3 Apr 13, 1972 SEAL (Vietnamese)

 

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USS Pueblo Incident    Hammond, Robert J. Sgt USMC

Jun 23, 1968

SS Mayaguez Incident   McDaniel, James V. 2Lt. USMC

May 15, 1975

Grenada * Seagle, Jeb Cpt. USMC

Oct 5, 1983

Desert Storm    Ray, Eddie Stephen LTC USMC

Feb 25, 1991

   Kurth, Michael Col USMC

Feb 26, 1991

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