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Kenneth Paul Maley

Date of birth: February 11, 1906
Date of death: February 5, 1973
Burial location: Mobile, Alabama
Place of Birth: New York, Canandaigua
Home of record: Canandaigua New York

Kenneth Maley graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, New London, Connecticut, Class of 1928. He retired as a U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral in 1958.


Bronze Star

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Awarded for actions during the World War II

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain Kenneth Paul Maley, United States Coast Guard, was awarded the Bronze Star Medal with Combat "V" for heroic achievement of service, not involving aerial flight in connection with operations against an opposing armed force, as Executive Officer of the Coast Guard-manned attack cargo ship U.S.S. CEPHUS (AK-18), when that vessel participated in the assault of Southern France and the assault and capture of Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands, in 1944 and 1945. [Captain Maley is authorized to wear the Combat "V".]

Action Date: 1944 - 1945

Service: Coast Guard

Rank: Captain