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James E. McCormack

Home of record: Rathway New Jersey

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Civil War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Aviation Machinist's Mate Second Class James E. McCormack, United States Navy, was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for heroic conduct while attached to CASU5 during the rescue of Naval personnel off Boomer Beach, California, on 17 August 1945.

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

Action Date: August 17, 1945

Service: Navy

Rank: Aviation Machinist's Mate Second Class