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William K. Mendenhall , Jr.

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: August 1960 - January 1962
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Second Gold Star in lieu of a Third Award of the Legion of Merit to Rear Admiral William K. Mendenhall, Jr., United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government…
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Robert D. Powers , Jr.

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: August 1960 - May 1964
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit to Rear Admiral Robert D. Powers, Jr., United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States from August 1960 to May 1964 as…
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Irving M. Coleman

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: August 1960 - January 1961
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, 20 July 1942, takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit to Colonel (Transportation Corps) Irving M. Coleman (ASN: 0-31715), United States Army, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of…
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Philip C. Painter

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: July 29, 1960
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy and Marine Corps Medal to Lieutenant, Junior Grade Philip C. Painter, United States Navy, for heroic conduct on 29 July 1960 while serving on board U.S.S. SUMNER (DD-692). When an aircraft crashed into the sea after…
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Bernard Amman

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: July 29, 1960
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy and Marine Corps Medal to Commander Bernard Amman (NSN: 0-104888), United States Navy, for heroic conduct in rescuing four enlisted men from a burning automobile on Hammersmith Road, Newport, Rhode Island, at 1945 hours, 29 July…
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Eugene Brumblay

Airman's Medal

Date(s) of action: 27-Jul-60
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 2, 1926, takes pleasure in presenting the Airman's Medal to Staff Sergeant Eugene Brumblay (AFSN: 15578379), United States Air Force, for heroism involving voluntary risk of life on 27 July 1960 during a NATO exercise at…
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Derald Z. Skalla

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: July 25 - September 15, 1960
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Lieutenant Commander Derald Z. Skalla, United States Navy, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight from 25 July through 15 September 1960 as a Project Pilot of F-3H aircraft at the Naval…
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Jack L. Marinelli

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: July 23, 1960
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 2, 1926, takes pleasure in presenting a Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Second Award of the Distinguished Flying Cross to Colonel (Field Artillery) Jack L. Marinelli, United States Army, for extraordinary achievement while…
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Clifford V. Turvey

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: July 22, 23, & 26, 1960
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 2, 1926, takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Chief Warrant Officer Clifford V. Turvey, United States Army, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight on 22, 23, and 26 July 1960.
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Garrison J. Boyle , III

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: July 19 & 20, 1960
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 2, 1926, takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Major (Transportation Corps) Garrison J. Boyle, III, United States Army, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight on 19 and 20 July 1960.
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Sully H. Fontaine

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: July 14 - August 27, 1960
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, 20 July 1942, takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit to First Lieutenant (Infantry) Sully H. Fontaine, United States Army, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United…
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Jerome B. Feldt

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: July 14 - 31, 1960
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, 20 July 1942, takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit to Lieutenant Colonel (Field Artillery) Jerome B. Feldt, United States Army, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the…
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Jack Drage Lyon

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: July 14, 1960
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Lieutenant Commander Jack Drage Lyon, United States Coast Guard, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight during the early morning of 14 July 1960, as Aircraft Commander of UF2G CGNR 7284, based…
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Harold R. Lee

Soldier's Medal

Date(s) of action: July 9, 1960
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 2, 1926, takes pleasure in presenting the Soldier's Medal to Recruit Harold R. Lee (ASN: RA-18595733), United States Army, for heroism at the risk of life not involving conflict with an armed enemy as a member…
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William Kilian Romoser

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: July 1960 - July 1, 1961
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Second Gold Star in lieu of a Third Award of the Legion of Merit to Rear Admiral William Kilian Romoser (NSN: 0-60197/1100), United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the…
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John R. McKone

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: July 1, 1960 - January 24, 1961
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Colonel [then Captain] John R. McKone (AFSN: FR-62063), United States Air Force, for gallantry in connection with military operations against an opposing armed force from 1…
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Freeman Bruce Olmstead

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: July 1, 1960 - January 24, 1961
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Colonel [then Captain Freeman Bruce Olmstead (AFSN: FR-54818), United States Air Force, for gallantry in connection with military operations against an opposing armed force from 1…
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John R. McKone

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: 1-Jul-60
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 2, 1926, takes pleasure in presenting a Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Second Award of the Distinguished Flying Cross to Captain John R. McKone (AFSN: FR-62063), United States Air Force, for extraordinary achievement…
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John R. McKone

Prisoner of War Medal

Date(s) of action: July 1, 1960 - January 24, 1961
Captain (then) John R. McKone (AFSN: FR-62063), United States Air Force, and Captain (then) Freeman Bruce Olmstead (AFSN: FR-54818), United States Air Force, were crew members on a U.S. Air Force RB-47 that took off from Briuze Norton Air Base, United Kingdom, on 1 July 1960, to fly a peace…
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Eugene E. Posa

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: 1-Jul-60
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 2, 1926, takes pride in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross (Posthumously) to Major Eugene E. Posa, United States Air Force, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight on 1 July 1960. The effectiveness and courage…
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