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Leroy Reinburg (Reinberg)

Date of death: Deceased
Home of record: Washington District of Columbia

Leroy Reinberg graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, Class of 1905. He retired as a U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral in 1946.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Navy Cross

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Awarded for actions during the World War I

The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Leroy Reinberg (Reinburg), United States Coast Guard, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. DRUID, escorting mercantile convoys in the Mediterranean Sea in waters infested with enemy submarines, during World War I.

Action Date: 1918

Service: Coast Guard

Rank: Captain

Company: Commanding Officer

Division: U.S.S. Druid

Legion of Merit

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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 Legion of Merit to Commodore Leroy Reinburg (Reinberg), United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard Yard, Curtis Bay, Maryland, from 3 July 1937 to 1 October 1945.

General Orders: Bureau of Naval Personnel Information Bulletin No. 350 (May 1946)

Action Date: July 3, 1937 - October 1, 1945

Service: Coast Guard

Rank: Commodore