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Harold Conklin Moore

Date of birth: August 23, 1901
Date of death: May 5, 1981
Place of Birth: New York, Greenport, Long Island
Home of record: Greenport, Long Island New York

Harold Moore graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, New London, Connecticut, Class of 1926. He retired as a U.S. Coast Guard Vice Admiral in 1959.


Bronze Star

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Awarded for actions during the World War II

The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Bronze Star Medal to Vice Admiral Harold Conklin Moore, United States Coast Guard, for meritorious achievement of service, not involving aerial flight in connection with operations against an opposing armed force as Commanding Officer of the U.S.C.G.C. DUANE, as part of the EIGHTH Amphibious Force in the European Theater of War, during the invasion of Southern France in August 1944.

Action Date: August 1944

Service: Coast Guard

Rank: Vice Admiral