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Frederick Simonsen , Jr.

Home of record: Metairie Louisiana


Navy and Marine Corps Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Civil War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Aviation Ordnanceman Third Class Frederick Simonsen, Jr., United States Navy, was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for heroic conduct during a rescue action after a mid-air collision at Corpus Christi Bay, Texas, on 8 November 1945.

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

Action Date: November 8, 1945

Service: Navy

Rank: Aviation Ordnanceman Third Class