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John Somerville Eaton Young

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: June 19, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to First Lieutenant John Somerville Eaton Young (MCSN: 0-4088), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight while attached to the Aircraft Squadrons, Second Brigade, United States Marine Corps, operating…
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Byron F. Johnson

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: June 19, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Captain Byron F. Johnson (MCSN: 0-1801), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight while attached to the Second Brigade, United States Marine Corps, operating in the Republic of…
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Vernon E. Megee

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: June 19, 1930
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Vernon E. Megee (MCSN: 0-3772), United States Marine Corps, was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for heroism involving voluntary risk of life not involving conflict with an armed enemy, on June 19, 1930, at Nicaragua.
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John M. Cobb

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: June 7 & August 6 & 15, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Corporal John M. Cobb (MCSN: 214347), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession, while commanding a Nicaraguan National Guard Patrol. Corporal John M. Cobb, U.S.M.C., on 7 June…
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Eugene B. Gale

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 6-Jun-30
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Private Eugene B. Gale (MCSN: 217263), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession under fire while operating with the Guardia Nacional patrol in contact with a bandit group…
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Evans Fordyce Carlson

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: May 16, 1930 - May 1, 1931
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Lieutenant Evans Fordyce Carlson (MCSN: 0-3613), United States Marine Corps Reserve, for extraordinary heroism while attached to the Guardia Nacional from 16 May 1930 to 1 May 1931. Upon joining the Guardia Nacional,…
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George C. Smith , Jr.

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: May 13, July 5, & August 6, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Corporal George C. Smith, Jr. (MCSN: 211437), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession while commanding a Nicaraguan National Guard Patrol. Corporal George C. Smith, Jr., U.S.M.C., on…
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John N. Hart

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: May 2 & June 19, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to First Lieutenant John N. Hart (MCSN: 0-3974), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight. While attached to the Second Brigade, United States Marine Corps, First Lieutenant Hart took…
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Charles L. Fike

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: May 2 & June 19, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to First Lieutenant Charles L. Fike (MCSN: 0-3916), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight while attached to the Second Brigade, United States Marine Corps, operating in the Republic…
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William A. Lee

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: March 20 - August 19, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Gunnery Sergeant William A. Lee (MCSN: 118214), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as second in command of Nicaraguan National guard Patrols. Gunnery Sergeant William A. Lee,…
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Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: February 16 - August 19, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Lieutenant Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller (MCSN: 0-3158), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his professional while commanding a Nicaraguan National Guard patrol. First Lieutenant Lewis B. Puller, United…
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Archie Paschal

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 1929 - 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Master Technical Sergeant Archie Paschal (MCSN: 169886), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as an Airplane Pilot attached to the 2d Brigade, U.S. Marine Corps, operating in…
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Milton Friedman

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: December 6, 1929
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Milton Friedman (MCSN: 212329), United States Marine Corps, was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for heroism involving voluntary risk of life not involving conflict with an armed enemy, on December 6, 1929, at Cape Haitien, Haiti.
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James Tyler Buttrick

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: September 25, 1929 - April 18, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Colonel James Tyler Buttrick (MCSN: 0-140), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commander, 5th Regiment, U.S. Marine Corps, garrisoning the Republic of Nicaragua, from 25 September…
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Miles R. Thatcher

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: July 11, 1929 - April 18, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Major Miles R. Thatcher (MCSN: 0-980), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Brigade Operations Officer, 2d Brigade, U.S. Marine Corps, from 11 July 1929 to 18…
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Allen E. Simon

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: June 10, 1929 - April 11, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Major Allen E. Simon (MCSN: 0-897), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer, Third Battalion, 5th Regiment, 2d Brigade, U.S. Marine Corps, operating in the…
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Apollo Soucek

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: May 8, 1929
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Lieutenant Apollo Soucek, United States Navy, for extraordinary achievement while participating in duly authorized aerial flights. Lieutenant Soucek, while carrying on high altitude experiments in connection with the development of aviation, through his…
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Percy F. Archer

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: April 19, 1929 - September 3, 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Colonel Percy F. Archer (MCSN: 0-20), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Brigade Quartermaster, Second Brigade, U.S. Marine Corps, operating in the Republic of Nicaragua…
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Dion Williams

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: April 1929 - June 1930
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Distinguished Service Medal to Brigadier General Dion Williams, United States Marine Corps, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Commanding General of the…
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Robert Blake

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: February 10 - June 30, 1929
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 Captain Robert Blake (MCSN: 0-82), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession while serving in the Northern Area…
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