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Billy C. Sanders

Date of birth: July 21, 1936
Place of Birth: Alabama, Montgomery
Home of record: Montgomery Alabama

Billy Sanders served at DaNang, Vietnam, where he earned two Air Medals. He was appointed the 5th Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy, retiring in 1985.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Air Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Vietnam War

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Billy C. Sanders, United States Navy, was awarded the Air Medal and a Gold Star in lieu of a second Air Medal for meritorious achievement while participating in aerial flight, in the Republic of Vietnam.

Action Date: October 1, 1982 - October 4, 1985

Service: Navy

Rank: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy