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William R. Pettyjohn

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: June 9 - 14, 1967
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant Commander William R. Pettyjohn, United States Navy, was awarded the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States from 9 through 14 June 1967, while temporarily serving as Executive Officer of U.S.S. LIBERTY…
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James Terry Halbardier

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Electronics Technician Third Class James Terry Halbardier, United States Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action while serving on board the U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5), on 8 June 1967. The U.S.S. LIBERTY was attacked…
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Philip McCutcheon Armstrong , Jr.

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pride in presenting the Navy Cross (Posthumously) to Lieutenant Commander Philip McCutcheon Armstrong, Jr. (NSN: 0-569825/1100), United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in connection with an armed attack on the U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5) in the Eastern Mediterranean, on 8 June 1967.…
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Francis Brown

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pride in presenting the Navy Cross (Posthumously) to Quartermaster Third Class Francis Brown (NSN: 7787670), United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in connection with an armed attack on the U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5) in the Eastern Mediterranean, on 8 June 1967. During…
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William Loren McGonagle

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: June 08 & 9, 1967
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain William Loren McGonagle (NSN: 494467), United States Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty as…
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John Deaderick Scott

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: June 8, 1967
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Ensign John Deaderick Scott (NSN: 0-700158/1105), United States Naval Reserve, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action in connection with the unprovoked and unexpected armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5), in the Eastern Mediterranean,…
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Richard Francis Kiepfer

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: June 8, 1967
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Lieutenant (MC) Richard Francis Kiepfer (NSN: 0-710107/2105), United States Naval Reserve, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action while serving as Medical Officer in connection with the unprovoked armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5)…
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Richard John Brooks

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Chief Machinist's Mate Richard John Brooks (NSN: 4546263), United States Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in connection with the unprovoked and unexpected armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR), in the Eastern Mediterranean, on…
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Stephen Spencer Toth

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pride in presenting the Silver Star (Posthumously) to Lieutenant Stephen Spencer Toth (NSN: 669613/1100), United States Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action while serving as Intelligence Officer on board the U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5), in action in the Eastern Mediterranean…
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Maurice Hogue Bennett

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Lieutenant Maurice Hogue Bennett, United States Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in connection with the unprovoked and unexpected armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR), in the Eastern Mediterranean, on 8 June 1967. During…
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David George Lucas

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: June 8, 1967
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Ensign David George Lucas (NSN: 0-710515/1105), United States Naval Reserve, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action in connection with the unprovoked and unexpected armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5), in the Eastern Mediterranean,…
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George Houston Golden

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Lieutenant George Houston Golden (NSN: 0-574328/6302), United States Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in connection with the unprovoked and unexpected armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR), in the Eastern Mediterranean, on 8 June…
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Bryce F. Lockwood

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Staff Sergeant Bryce F. Lockwood (MCSN: 1859856), United States Marine Corps, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action in connection with the unprovoked and unexpected armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5), in the Eastern…
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Alexander Neil Thompson , Jr.

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pride in presenting the Silver Star (Posthumously) to Gunners Mate Third Class Alexander Neil Thompson, Jr. (NSN: 7704721), United States Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in connection with the unprovoked and unexpected armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR), in the…
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David Skolak

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pride in presenting the Silver Star (Posthumously) to Interior Communications Electrician Fireman David Skolak (NSN: B-501783), United States Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in connection with the armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5) in the Eastern Mediterranean on 8 June…
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Dale Duane Larkins

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 8-Jun-67
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Seaman Dale Duane Larkins (NSN: 9294893), United States Navy, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action in connection with the unprovoked and unexpected armed attack on U.S.S. LIBERTY (AGTR-5), in the Eastern Mediterranean, on…
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