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Arnold A. Schovan

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 1-Dec-16
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Drummer Arnold A. Schovan (MCSN: 102418), United States Marine Corps, for exceptionally heroism in the Dominican Republic on 1 December 1916. J. Harold Arnold, while serving under the name of Arnold A. Schovan, Drummer…
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Ernest Calvin Williams

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 29-Nov-16
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Ernest Calvin Williams (MCSN: 0-1239), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism while serving with the Marine Expeditionary Force (Dominican Republic) in action against hostile forces…
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Joseph Anthony Glowin

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 3-Jul-16
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Joseph Anthony Glowin, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism while serving with the Marine Expeditionary Force (Dominican Republic) in action during an engagement at Guayacanas on…
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Roswell Winans

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 3-Jul-16
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Roswell Winans (MCSN: 1074), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism while serving with the Marine Expeditionary Force (Dominican Republic) in action during an engagement at…
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Joseph Henry Pendleton

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: June 18 - December 31, 1916
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Brigadier General Joseph Henry Pendleton (MCSN: 0-753), United States Marine Corps, for exceptionally meritorious service in a duty of great responsibility June 18 to 31 December 1916, as Commanding Officer of the Second Provisional…
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Cary Devall Langhorne

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Surgeon Cary Devall Langhorne, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914. Surgeon Langhorne carried a wounded man…
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Edwin Alexander Anderson

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain Edwin Alexander Anderson, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in battle, during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914, in command of the 2d Seaman…
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Rufus Zenas Johnston

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Commander Rufus Zenas Johnston, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914. Lieutenant Commander Johnston was regimental…
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Smedley Darlington Butler

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor (First Award) to Major Smedley Darlington Butler, United States Marine Corps, for distinguished conduct in battle, in the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, on 22 April 1914. Major Butler…
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John McCloy

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor (Second Award) to Chief Boatswain's Mate John McCloy, United States Navy, for heroism in leading three picket launches along Vera Cruz sea front, drawing Mexican fire and enabling cruisers…
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Adolphus C. Staton

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Adolphus C. Staton, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914. Lieutenant Staton was eminent and conspicuous…
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Julius Curtis Townsend

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Julius Curtis Townsend, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914. Lieutenant Townsend was eminent and conspicuous…
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Albertus Wright Catlin

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major Albertus Wright Catlin, United States Marine Corps, for distinguished conduct in battlewhile serving as Commanding Officer, 3d Regiment (Marines), in the engagement of Vera Cruz, 22 April…
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Hugh Carroll Frazer

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Ensign Hugh Carroll Frazer, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914. During this engagement, Ensign Frazer ran…
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John Grady

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant John Grady, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914. During the second day's fighting, the service…
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Charles Conway Hartigan

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Charles Conway Hartigan, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914. During the second day's fighting the…
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Jonas Howard Ingram

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant, Junior Grade, Jonas Howard Ingram (NSN: 0-6587), United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914. During the…
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James Patrick Lannon

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: 22-Apr-14
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant James Patrick Lannon, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in battle during the engagement of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 22 April 1914. Lieutenant Lannon assisted a wounded man…
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John Arthur Hughes

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain John Arthur Hughes (MCSN: 0-1163), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished conduct in battle, engagements of Vera Cruz, 21 and 22 April 1914, while Commanding a Company…
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Henry McLaren Pinckney Huse

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 21 - 22, 1914
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain Henry McLaren Pinckney Huse, United States Navy, for distinguished conduct in battle during the engagements of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914. Under fire, Captain…
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