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Clarence Harold Peterson

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: December 26, 1943 & January 2, 1944
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Captain Clarence Harold Peterson, United States Coast Guard, for conspicuous gallantry in action as Commander of a Task Unit of Landing Ships Tanks during action against enemy Japanese forces at Cape Gloucester, New Britain,…
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John Delmond McCubbin

Air Medal

Date(s) of action: December 1943 - April 1944
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Air Medal to Rear Admiral John Delmond McCubbin, United States Coast Guard, for meritorious achievement as Patrol Plane Commander in Patrol Squadron SIX, operating out of BW-1, Greenland, and Argentia, Naval Air Field, on extensive anti-submarine and…
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Walter C. Ryan

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: November 20, 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy and Marine Corps Medal to Lieutenant [then Ensign] Walter C. Ryan, United States Navy, for heroic conduct in saving the lives of several men trapped in the engine room of the U.S.S. INDEPENDENCE, when that ship…
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Earl Griffith Rose

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: November 1943 - July 1945
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit to Commodore Earl Griffith Rose, United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Commander of the Greenland Patrol of the…
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John Luther Steinmetz

Bronze Star

Date(s) of action: November 1943 - February 1945
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Bronze Star Medal to Captain John Luther Steinmetz, United States Coast Guard, for meritorious achievement of service, not involving aerial flight in connection with operations against an opposing armed force as Commander, Patrol Frigate Division TWENTY-NINE, in…
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Irvin Junior Stephens

Bronze Star

Date(s) of action: November 1943 - February 1945
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain Irvin Junior Stephens, United States Coast Guard, was awarded the Bronze Star Medal with Combat "V" for heroic achievement of service, not involving aerial flight in connection with operations against an opposing armed force, as Commanding Officer of the Destroyer Escort U.S.S. MERRILL (DE-392), from…
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Roger Clarence Heimer

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit to Captain Roger Clarence Heimer, United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the…
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Raymond J. Mauerman

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit to Captain Raymond J. Mauerman, United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. JOSEPH T.…
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James S. Hunt

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: September 9 & 10, 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Commander [then Lieutenant Commander] James S. Hunt, United States Coast Guard (Reserve), for conspicuous gallantry in action while serving as Boat Group Commander of the Assault Craft attached to the U.S.S. SAMUEL CHASE (APA-26)…
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Miles Hopkins Imlay

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: September 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit to Captain [then Commander] Miles Hopkins Imlay, United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government…
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Miles Hopkins Imlay

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: July 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit to Captain [then Commander] Miles Hopkins Imlay, United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Commander of the Reserve Attack…
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Merlin O'Neill

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit with Combat "V" to Captain Merlin O'Neill, United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States in the amphibious invasion of the…
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Charles William Harwood

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: July 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting Legion of Merit to Captain Charles W. Harwood, United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Commander of a Naval Task Group during the…
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Donald E. True

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: July 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit to Signalman Third Class Donald E. True, United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States during the amphibious assault on Sicily in…
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John W. Burkhardt

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: June 19 - 20, 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Fourth Gold Star in lieu of a Fifth Award of the Distinguished Flying Cross to Lieutenant Colonel John W. Burkhardt (MCSN: 0-5851), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight in the Solomon…
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Stephen Hadley Evans

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: June 18 - December 2, 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit with Combat "V" to Captain Stephen Hadley Evans, United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of service to the Government of the United States as an Atlantic Fleet Escort Commander…
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Robert Charlwood Richardson , Jr.

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: June 1943 - September 1945
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Distinguished Service Medal to Lieutenant General Robert Charlwood Richardson, Jr. (ASN: 0-1903), United States Army, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Commanding…
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Harold Sloop Berdine

Legion of Merit

Date(s) of action: April 17, 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit with Combat "V" to Commander Harold Sloop Berdine, United States Coast Guard, for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Commanding Officer of the…
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James Albert Hirshfield

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: February 22, 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Commander James Albert Hirshfield, United States Coast Guard, for extraordinary heroism and distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. CAMPBELL (WPG-32) during action against an enemy submarine…
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Bret Harte Brallier

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: February 22, 1943
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Commander Bret Harte Brallier, United States Coast Guard, for conspicuous gallantry in action as Executive Officer of the USCGC CAMPBELL (WMEC-909) on 22 February 1943, when an enemy submarine was severely damaged and sunk,…
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