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Ross Lindsey Iams

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 17-Nov-15
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Ross Lindsey Iams, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in action at Fort Riviere, Haiti. In company with members of the 5th, 13th, 23d Companies and…
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Samuel Gross

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 17-Nov-15
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Samuel Gross, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in action at Fort Riviere, Haiti. In company with members of the 5th, 13th, 23d Companies and the…
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Smedley Darlington Butler

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 17-Nov-15
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor (Second Award) to Major Smedley Darlington Butler, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in action as Commanding Officer of detachments from the 5th, 13th, 23d Companies and the…
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Edward Albert Ostermann

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: October 24, 1915
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Edward Albert Ostermann, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in action at Fort Dipitie, Haiti. In company with members of the 15th Company of Marines,…
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Daniel Joseph Daly

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 24-Oct-15
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor (Second Award) to Gunnery Sergeant Daniel Joseph Daly (MCSN: 73086), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in action while serving with the 15th Company of Marines (Mounted), 2d…
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William Peterkin Upshur

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: October 24, 1915
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain William Peterkin Upshur, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in action at Fort Dipitie, Haiti. In company with members of the 15th Company of Marines, all…
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Adolph B. Miller

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: October 24, 1915
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Adolph B. Miller (MCSN: 0657), United States Marine Corps, was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for heroism involving voluntary risk of life not involving conflict with an armed enemy, on October 24, 1915, at Cape Haitien Area, Haiti.
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Eli Kelly Cole

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: August 4, 1915 - 1917
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Brigadier General Eli Kelly Cole (MCSN: 0-174), United States Marine Corps, for exceptionally meritorious service from 4 August 1915 until 1917, in a duty of great responsibility as Commanding Officer of the First Provisional…
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