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William Paul

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 12-May-30
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Sergeant William Paul (MCSN: 170264), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism on 12 May 1930 while serving with the First Provisional Brigade of Marines (Gendarmerie d'Haiti), in Haiti. In command of ten…
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John Henry Russell

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 6-Dec-29
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Colonel John Henry Russell (MCSN: 0-854), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession in able administration of the First Provisional Brigade of Marines in Haiti, and for wisdom…
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John Dean Blanchard

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 6-Dec-29
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Second Lieutenant John Dean Blanchard (MCSN: 0-3976), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession while serving with the First Provisional Brigade of Marines (Gendarmerie d'Haiti) on the afternoon…
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Albert Adolph Taubert

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 19-May-20
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Navy Cross to Sergeant Albert Adolph Taubert (MCSN: 78838), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession while serving with the First…
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Jesse Lee Perkins

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 19-May-20
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Jesse Lee Perkins (MCSN: 0-757), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession while serving with the First Provisional Brigade of Marines (Gendarmerie d'Haiti), 19 May 1920. With…
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Emery L. Entrekin

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 19-May-20
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Private Emery L. Entrekin (MCSN: 154474), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession while serving with the First Provisional Brigade of Marines (Gendarmerie d'Haiti), 19 May 1920. With…
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William F. Passmore

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 19-May-20
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Sergeant William F. Passmore (MCSN: 79187), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession while serving with the First Provisional Brigade of Marines (Gendarmerie d'Haiti), 19 May 1920. With…
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Roy L. Villars

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 16-Apr-20
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Corporal Roy L. Villars (MCSN: 114590), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism displayed on 16 April 1920, in defending his post at Marche Canard, against greatly superior bandit forces, while serving with the…
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Herman Henry Hanneken

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: March 31 - April 1, 1920
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Lieutenant Herman Henry Hanneken (MCSN: 0-392), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism displayed on the night of March 31 - 1 April 1920, by advancing into the camp of Osiris Joseph, a…
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William Robert Button

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: October 31 & November 1, 1919
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal William Robert Button, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism and conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in actual conflict with the enemy near Grande Riviere, Republic of Haiti,…
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Herman Henry Hanneken

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: October 31 & November 1, 1919
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant Herman Henry Hanneken (MCSN: 0-392), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism and conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in actual conflict with the enemy near Grande Riviere,…
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