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Everett Manning Birely

Date of death: December 13, 1962
Home of record: Montana

Everett Birely was a non-graduating member of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Class of 1910. Following his military service he served as Sheriff of Yellowstone County, Montana during prohibition. He retired as a Major General in the Montana National Guard.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Silver Star Citation

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Awarded for actions during the Mexican Border Wars

Everett Manning Birely, United States Army, was cited for gallantry in action during the Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 15 March 1916 to 7 February 1917.

Action Date: March 15, 1916 - February 7, 1917

Service: Army