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U.S. Navy
Awards of the Silver Star

for 
Conspicuous Gallantry in Action 
During the

Korean War

 

We have thus-far identified 136 members of the U.S. Navy who were awarded the Silver Star during the Korean War. A total of 110 of these were Navy Corpsmen serving with Marines. 

Chronological Index

Navy Citations

Alphabetical Index of Navy Silver Star Recipients

Abels, Richard W.
Allan, Halle C., Jr.
Araiza, William G.
Arntz, Leland G.
Atcheson, George
Ault, Vernon P.
Avera, Ray
Baggio, Fioramante G.
Begale, John D.
Bergman, Robert A.
Bernier, Raymond H.
Biebinger, Oscar L.
Biebinger, Oscar L.
Bond, Richard A.
Boney, Donald M.
Boudreaux, Robert O.
Bruce, Sterling L., Jr.
Bumgarner, Perry E.
Burrier, Paul A.
Carsanaro, Charles S.
Christan, Gerard H.
Chue, Kenneth
Clark, Eugene F.
Conner, Joseph H.
Corrigan, John P.
Curpenski, Robert B.
Currin, John F.
Dennen, Phillip C.
Doerr, Charles W.
Doucette, Lawrence J.
Dowding, Fred Y.
Doyle, James H.
Duffin, James R.
Duffy, Gilman D.
Emery, Edward J., Jr.
Estrada, Armando B.
Evans, Andrew H.
Ewen, Edward C.
Ewing, Troy G.
Felicia, Francis G.
Gadke, William L.
Graham, William W.
Hammett, Warren R.
Harcourt, Carl C.
Hayes, Mark, Jr.
Hazelton, James
Heersma, James R.
Hefley, Ernest B.
Herder, Harry J., Jr.
Higgins, John M.
Hillerud, Roger E.
Hinnant, Worth M.
Hodges, Gerald L.
Hodges, Walter L.
Hoenschen, Kenneth G.
Hohmann, Keith Edward
Holloway, Raymond R.
Holtz, Jack
Hope, Richard L.
Hoskins, John M.
Hunter, Walter, Jr.
Hurt, Raymond B., Jr.
Hutto, James E.
Hyatt, Bruce M.
Jeffords, William D.
Katz, Lawrence S.
Kissinger, George K.
Lane, Monty J.
Lau, Richard A.
Leek, Billy J.
Legarie, Warren G.
LeMonica, Anthony D.
Lemons, George C.
Leuring, Carel M.C.
Liles, Jacky W.
Long, Kenneth J.
Mahoney, James R., Jr.
Martinez, William E.
McElroy, James A.
McKean, James L.
McLean, William H.
Means, James A.
Melnicki, Joseph F.
Mezias, Fernando D.
Miller, William S.
Minter, Henry C., Jr.
Mishler, Russell G.
Mitchell, Twyman "D"
Morris, Lester A.
Mueller, James
Murphy, Francis P.
Neary, James K.
Normoyle, Francis E.
Northcott, Thomas V.
O'Dell, Bobby J.
Palmer, Asa, Jr.
Park, Claire E.
Ponsor, Rex E.
Price, Paul D.
Prindle, Donald C.
Printup, Carter A.
Ralston, Eldon
Ramby, Vivian D., Jr.
Ray, Charles S.
Raymond, Chester C., Jr.
Reese, William E.
Roberts, Michael F.
Roderick, Stanley L.
Royer, Larry E.
Ruble, Richard W.
Schlansky, Arthur H.
Schribner, Charles L.
Schueller, Merlin H.
Sears, Normal W.
Sgarlato, Anthony S.
Sloan, Marshall
Smith, John D.
Sporrer, Otto E.
St. Amand, Gilbert E.
Stafford, Dorin S.
Sullivan, Edward M.
Suszko, August
Sweere, Richard T.
Sypniewski, Stanley L.
Thomas, Gordon W.
Thompson, Glenn O.
Trent, William S.
Vintila, John N.
Weymer, William G.
Wickson, Larence N.
Wilder, James O.
Wilson, James C.
Wiltshere, Raymond K.
Wood, John S.
Woods, William C.
Yackley, Edward C.

Detailed Chronological Index  

Name Rank/Rating

Date of Action

Curpenski, Robert B. Hospitalman September 15, 1950
Hayes, Mark, Jr. DT3 September 15, 1950
Lau, Richard A. Hospitalman September 15, 1950
Bruce, Sterling L., Jr. Hospitalman First Class September 20, 1950
Mueller, James Hospitalman Third Class September 20, 1950
Park, Claire E. Hospitalman Third Class September 20, 1950
Doucette, Lawrence J. Hospitalman September 21, 1950
Northcott, Thomas V. Chief Hospitalman September 21, 1950
Corrigan, John P. Hospitalman Third Class September 23, 1950
Wiltshere, Raymond K. Hospitalman Third Class September 23, 1950
Bernier, Raymond H. Hospitalman September 25, 1950
Gadke, William L. Hospitalman First Class September 25, 1950
Normoyle, Francis E. Hospitalman September 25, 1950
Araiza, William G. Hospitalman September 26, 1950
Sullivan, Edward M. Hospitalman September 27, 1950
Hunter, Walter, Jr. Hospitalman Third Class September 28, 1950
Schlansky, Arthur H. Hospitalman September 28, 1950
Ault, Vernon P. Hospitalman September 29, 1950
Hammett, Warren R. Hospitalman September 30, 1950
Stafford, Dorin S. Hospitalman Apprentice October 27, 1950
Arntz, Leland G. Hospitalman Third Class November 27, 1950
Baggio, Fioramante G. Hospitalman Third Class November 27, 1950
McLean, William H. Hospitalman Third Class November 27, 1950
Hefley, Ernest B. Hospitalman Second Class November 30, 1950
Wood, John S. Hospitalman December 01, 1950
O'Dell, Bobby J. Hospitalman December 02, 1950
Biebinger, Oscar L. Hospitalman Third Class December 03, 1950
Graham, William W. Hospitalman Third Class December 03, 1950
Trent, William S. Hospitalman First Class December 04, 1950
Yackley, Edward C. Hospitalman Second Class December 04, 1950
Ray, Charles S. Hospitalman Third Class December 06, 1950
Legarie, Warren G. Hospitalman First Class December 07, 1950
Mitchell, Twyman "D" Hospitalman Second Class December 07, 1950
Miller, William S. Hospitalman First Class December 09, 1950
Mishler, Russell G. Hospitalman January 25, 1951
Sweere, Richard T. Hospitalman February 10, 1951
Carsanaro, Charles S. Hospitalman March 06, 1951
Reese, William E. Hospitalman March 07, 1951
Lane, Monty J. Hospitalman March 15, 1951
Martinez, William E. Hospitalman First Class April 05, 1951
Avera, Ray Hospitalman April 24, 1951
Jeffords, William D. Hospitalman Third Class May 01, 1951
Begale, John D. Hospitalman First Class May 17, 1951
Roderick, Stanley L. Hospitalman May 28, 1951
Herder, Harry J., Jr. Hospitalman Third Class May 31, 1951
Morris, Lester A. Hospitalman First Class May 31, 1951
Hinnant, Worth M. Hospitalman First Class June 02, 1951
Ewing, Troy G. Hospitalman Third Class June 10, 1951
Schueller, Merlin H. Hospitalman June 10, 1951
Price, Paul D. Hospitalman Third Class June 11, 1951
Hope, Richard L. Hospitalman Second Class June 12, 1951
St. Amand, Gilbert E. Hospitalman June 12, 1951
Burrier, Paul A. Hospitalman Second Class (T) June 16, 1951
Bond, Richard A. Hospitalman First Class June 18, 1951
Emery, Edward J., Jr. Hospitalman Third Class June 25, 1951
Prindle, Donald C. Hospitalman Third Class June 25, 1951
Boney, Donald M. Hospitalman Third Class July 01, 1951
Lemons, George C. Hospitalman Third Class August 31, 1951
LeMonica, Anthony D. Hospitalman September 05, 1951
Holtz, Jack Hospitalman Third Class September 09, 1951
Bumgarner, Perry E. Hospitalman Second Class September 10, 1951
Means, James A. Hospitalman Third Class September 11, 1951
Hutto, James E. Hospitalman February 07, 1952
Harcourt, Carl C. Hospitalman Third Class February 24, 1952
Katz, Lawrence S. Hospitalman May 04, 1952
Vintila, John N. Hospitalman Second Class May 05, 1952
Chue, Kenneth Hospitalman First Class May 28, 1952
Hodges, Walter L. Hospitalman Second Class May 28, 1952
Palmer, Asa, Jr. Hospitalman Second Class May 28, 1952
Bergman, Robert A. Hospitalman June 16, 1952
Sgarlato, Anthony S. Hospitalman Third Class June 20, 1952
Hodges, Gerald L. Hospitalman Third Class July 03, 1952
Royer, Larry E. Hospitalman Third Class July 05, 1952
Wickson, Larence N. Hospitalman Second Class July 06, 1952
Long, Kenneth J. Hospitalman Third Class August 07, 1952
Mezias, Fernando D. Hospitalman First Class August 07, 1952
Hoenschen, Kenneth G. Hospitalman August 08, 1952
Thomas, Gordon W. Hospitalman August 08, 1952
Felicia, Francis G. Hospitalman Third Class August 09, 1952
Raymond, Chester C., Jr. Hospitalman Third Class August 12, 1952
Roberts, Michael F. Hospitalman Third Class August 13, 1952
Sypniewski, Stanley L. Hospitalman August 13, 1952
Mahoney, James R., Jr. Hospitalman Third Class September 02, 1952
Murphy, Francis P. Hospitalman Third Class September 05, 1952
Wilder, James O. Hospitalman Third Class September 10, 1952
McElroy, James A. Hospitalman Third Class September 11, 1952
Evans, Andrew H. Hospitalman Second Class September 15, 1952
Doerr, Charles W. Hospitalman October 06, 1952
Sloan, Marshall Hospitalman Second Class November 27, 1952
Duffin, James R. Hospitalman November 29, 1952
Boudreaux, Robert O. Hospitalman Third Class December 26, 1952
Kissinger, George K. Hospitalman February 05, 1953
Conner, Joseph H. Hospitalman Second Class February 25, 1953
Smith, John D. Hospitalman March 06, 1953
Ponsor, Rex E. Hospitalman Third Class March 13, 1953
McKean, James L. Hospitalman Third Class March 23, 1953
Minter, Henry C., Jr. Hospitalman Second Class March 28, 1953
Ralston, Eldon  Hospitalman Second Class March 28, 1953
Estrada, Armando B. Hospitalman April 10, 1953
Duffy, Gilman D. Hospitalman Third Class April 19, 1953
Hillerud, Roger E. Hospitalman Second Class May 26, 1953
Woods, William C. Hospitalman June 15, 1953
Liles, Jacky W. Hospitalman Second Class July 12, 1953
Hohmann, Keith Edward Hospitalman July 25, 1953
Suszko, August Hospitalman Third Class July 26, 1953
Dowding, Fred Y. Hospitalman Second Class February 03, 1954

We've not identified a date of action for the following:

Abels, Richard W.    
Allan, Halle C., Jr.    
Atcheson, George    
Biebinger, Oscar L.    
Christan, Gerard H.    
Clark, Eugene F.    
Currin, John F.    
Dennen, Phillip C.    
Doyle, James H.    
Ewen, Edward C.    
Hazelton, James    
Heersma, James R.    
Higgins, John M.    
Holloway, Raymond R. Hospitalman Third Class  
Hoskins, John M.    
Hurt, Raymond B., Jr.    
Leek, Billy J.    
Leuring, Carel M.C.    
Melnicki, Joseph F.    
Neary, James K. Hospitalman Third Class  
Printup, Carter A.    
Ramby, Vivian D., Jr. Hospitalman Third Class  
Ruble, Richard W.    
Schribner, Charles L.    
Sears, Normal W.    
Sporrer, Otto E.    
Thompson, Glenn O.    
Weymer, William G. Hospitalman Third Class  
Wilson, James C.    
Hyatt, Bruce M.    

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