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John Philip Weinel


John Weinel graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Class of 1938. He retired as a U.S. Navy Admiral.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Defense Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Admiral John Philip Weinel, United States Navy, was awarded the Defense Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States.

Service: Navy

Rank: Admiral

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

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(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Rear Admiral John Philip Weinel, United States Navy, was awarded the Navy Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Commander Carrier Division THREE and as a task group commander of Task Force 77, from 10 October 1967 to 24 April 1968.

General Orders: All Hands (January 1969)

Action Date: October 10, 1967 - April 24, 1968

Service: Navy

Rank: Rear Admiral

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Vietnam War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Admiral John Philip Weinel, United States Navy, was awarded a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Navy Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States.

Service: Navy

Rank: Admiral

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Admiral John Philip Weinel, United States Navy, was awarded a Second Gold Star in lieu of a Third Award of the Navy Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States.

Service: Navy

Rank: Admiral

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Admiral John Philip Weinel, United States Navy, was awarded a Third Gold Star in lieu of a Fourth Award of the Navy Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States.

Service: Navy

Rank: Admiral

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Korean War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Commander John Philip Weinel, United States Navy, was awarded the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States while serving in U.S.S. VALLEY FORGE (CV-45), from 10 August 1950 to 22 March 1951.

General Orders: All Hands (July 1952)

Action Date: August 10, 1950 - March 22, 1951

Service: Navy

Rank: Commander

Division: U.S.S. Valley Forge (CV-45)

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Cold War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain John Philip Weinel, United States Navy, was awarded a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States.

Service: Navy

Rank: Captain