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Ellis Mark Zacharias

Date of death: June 27, 1961
Home of record: Jacksonville Florida

Ellis Zacharias graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Class of 1912. He served as a U.S. Navy Admiral.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the World War II

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain Ellis Mark Zacharias, 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 as Advisor and Liaison Officer between the Office of Naval Intelligence and the Office of Strategic Services from 10 May 1943 to 1 November 1943.

General Orders: Bureau of Naval Personnel Information Bulletin No. 352 (July 1946)

Action Date: May 10 - November 1, 1943

Service: Navy

Rank: Captain

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Civil War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain Ellis M. Zacharias, 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 as Spokesman for the Psychological Warfare Program from 8 May 1945 to 4 August 1945.

General Orders: Bureau of Naval Personnel Information Bulletin No. 352 (July 1946)

Action Date: May 8 - August 4, 1945

Service: Navy

Rank: Captain