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Charles R. Greer


Silver Star

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Awarded for actions during the S.S. Mayaguez Incident

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: First Lieutenant Charles R. Greer, United States Air Force, was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in connection with military operations against an opposing armed force on Koh Tang Island in the Gulf of Thailand on 15 May 1975. By his gallantry and devotion to duty, First Lieutenant Greer has reflected great credit upon himself and the United States Air Force.

General Orders: Headquarters, Pacific Air Forces, Special Order GB-0158 (August 6, 1975)

Action Date: May 15, 1975

Service: Air Force

Rank: First Lieutenant