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Calvin Thornton Durgin

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: February 16 - June 21, 1945
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Distinguished Service Medal to Rear Admiral Calvin Thornton Durgin, United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States while commanding support carrier groups…
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Alfred Eugene Montgomery

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: February 12 - July 14, 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Vice Admiral [then Rear Admiral] Alfred Eugene Montgomery, United States Navy, was awarded a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as ComFair…
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William T. Rassieu

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: February 10 - March 11, 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain William T. Rassieu, 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 as Commanding Officer of an Escort Carrier at Iwo Jima from 10 February 1945 to 11…
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George P. Kelly

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: February 10 - June 11, 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant, Junior Grade George P. Kelly, United States Navy, was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight as a Pilot over Nanpo Shoto, Tokyo, Kyushu and Nansei Shoto from 10 February 1945 to 11 June 1945.
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John C. Geilfuss

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: February 1 - October 1, 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant Commander John C. Geilfuss, 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 as Navy Member of the Secretariat of State-War-Navy Coordinating Committee from 1 February 1945 to…
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Stanley J. Cebula

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: January 28 & April 20, 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Aviation Ordnanceman Third Class Stanley J. Cebula, United States Navy, was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight in action against the enemy in the forward area of the Central Pacific on 28 January 1945 and 20 April 1945.
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William L. Martin

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: January 5 - May 15, 1945
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Distinguished Service Medal to Commander William L. Martin, United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Commanding Officer of CompRonGroup (N)…
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John Crawford Zahm

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: January 3 & 14, 1945
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Second Gold Star in lieu of a Third Award of the Silver Star to Captain John Crawford Zahm, United States Navy, for gallantry and intrepidity in action as Commander Destroyer Division ONE HUNDRED TWENTY, against the enemy…
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Harold W. McDonald

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: December 26, 1944
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Commander Harold W. McDonald, United States Navy, was awarded a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Distinguished Flying Cross for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight as a Patrol Plane Commander over the South China Sea on 26 December 1944.
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Henri H. Smith-Hutton

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: December 18, 1942 - October 12, 1944
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain Henri H. Smith-Hutton, 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 as Intelligence Officer on the staff of Commander in Chief, United States Fleet and Chief of…
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Anthony B. Clark

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: December 6, 1944
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Seaman First Class Anthony B. Clark, United States Navy, was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for heroic conduct while attached to ATS ONE on 6 December 1944.
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Ralph Smith Riggs

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: December 5, 1944 - July 7, 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Rear Admiral Ralph Smith Riggs, United States Navy, was awarded a Second Gold Star in lieu of a Third Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Commander Cruiser Division…
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John Crawford Zahm

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: December 2 - 3, 1944
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Silver Star to Captain John Crawford Zahm, United States Navy, for gallantry and intrepidity in action on the night of 2 - 3 December 1944. At this…
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William A. New

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: December 1, 1944 - November 1, 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain William A. New, United States Navy, was awarded the Legion of Merit (Posthumously) for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Deputy Chief of Staff to Commander Task Force 124 from 1 December 1944 to…
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Paul E. Pihl

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: November 17,. 1944 - August 31, 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain Paul E. Pihl, United States Navy, was awarded a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Assistant Chief of Staff for…
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Draper Laurence Kauffman

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: November 1944 - June 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Commander Draper Laurence Kauffman (NSN: 0-117673/110), 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 as Chief Staff Officer, Commander Underwater Demolition Teams, during the assaults on Iwo Jima…
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William Robert Munroe

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: November 1944 - August 1945
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Distinguished Service Medal to Vice Admiral William Robert Munroe, United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Commander South Atlantic Force…
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Harry R. Carson , Jr.

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: November 1944 - July 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain Harry R. Carson, Jr., United States Navy, was awarded a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Commander of LST Group…
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Alfred Eugene Montgomery

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: October 30 - December 29, 1944
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Second Gold Star in lieu of a Third Award of the Navy Distinguished Service Medal to Vice Admiral [then Rear Admiral] Alfred Eugene Montgomery, United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of…
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James Seton Gray , Jr.

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: October 25, 1944
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Commander James S. Gray, Jr., United States Navy, was awarded a Second Gold Star in lieu of a Third Award of the Distinguished Flying Cross for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight while serving as a Night Fighter Pilot on 25 October 1944.
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