Search Result


Found 134 Records

Results are displayed in descending order based on the date of the action for which the award was given.



Moses J. Gould

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 30-Dec-27
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Lieutenant Moses J. Gould (MCSN: 0-347), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness and excellent judgment in the performance of duty in an engagement near Quilali, Nicaragua, on 30 December 1927. Although…
[ See the full citation]

Otto N. Roos

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 30-Dec-27
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Sergeant Otto N. Roos (MCSN: 110817), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness and excellent judgment in the performance of duty in charge of the advance guard of a small Marine expedition in…
[ See the full citation]

Herbert Dee Lester

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 30-Dec-27
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Private First Class Herbert Dee Lester (MCSN: 202090), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness and excellent judgment in the performance of duty in an engagement near Quilali, Nicaragua, on 30 December 1927.…
[ See the full citation]

Thomas J. Kilcourse

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 30-Dec-27
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Lieutenant Thomas J. Kilcourse (MCSN: 0-513), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness and excellent judgment in the performance of duty in an engagement near Quilali, Nicaragua on 30 December 1927. Lieutenant…
[ See the full citation]

Frank H. Lamson-Scribner

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: November 18, 1927 - January 17, 1929
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to First Lieutenant Frank H. Lamson-Scribner (MCSN: 0-3852), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight as an airplane pilot attached to the Aircraft Squadrons, Second Brigade, United States Marine…
[ See the full citation]

Clarence J. Chappell

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: November 6, 1927 - November 8, 1928
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Lieutenant Clarence J. Chappell (MCSN: 0-3872), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as an airplane pilot attached to the Aircraft Squadrons, Second Brigade, U.S.M.C., operating against…
[ See the full citation]

Albert S. Munsch

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: November 5, 1927 - November 4, 1928
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Gunnery Sergeant Albert S. Munsch (MCSN: 184689), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight as an airplane pilot attached to Aircraft Squadrons, Second Brigade, United States Marine Corps,…
[ See the full citation]

George Joseph O'Shea

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 9-Oct-27
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Lieutenant George Joseph O'Shea (MCSN: 0-3805), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness and excellent judgment in the performance of duty in command of a small patrol on the occasion of an…
[ See the full citation]

Raymond H. Welch

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: October 9, 1927
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Raymond H. Welch (MCSN: 196459), 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 October 9, 1927, at Nicaragua.
[ See the full citation]

Wilburt S. Brown

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: October to December 1927 and January 19, 1928
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy and Marine Corps Medal to Wilburt S. Brown (MCSN: 0-3960), United States Marine Corps, for heroism involving voluntary risk of life not involving conflict with an armed enemy. On 19 January 1928, while at the head…
[ See the full citation]

Alva Eadens

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 19-Sep-27
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Sergeant Alva Eadens (MCSN: 79577), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness under fire and excellent judgment in the performance of duty in an engagement at Telpaneca, Nicaragua, on 19 September 1927. Sergeant…
[ See the full citation]

Herbert S. Keimling

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 19-Sep-27
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Lieutenant Herbert S. Keimling (MCSN: 0-498), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness and excellent judgment in the performance of duty in an engagement at Telpaneca, Nicaragua, on 19 September 1927, and…
[ See the full citation]

Rafel Toro

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 25-Jul-27
The President of the United States of America takes pride in presenting the Navy Cross (Posthumously) to Private Rafel Toro (MCSN: 205227), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in battle when on the occasion of an engagement at San Fernando, Nicaragua, 25 July 1927, during an insurrection in that…
[ See the full citation]

Victor F. Bleasdale

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 25-Jul-27
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 Victor F. Bleasdale (MCSN: 0-85), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness and excellent judgment while performing advance guard duty on 25…
[ See the full citation]

Gilbert D. Hatfield

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 16-Jul-27
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Gilbert D. Hatfield (MCSN: 0-411), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism above and beyond the call of duty combined with coolness and excellent judgment during an attack by a superior force upon…
[ See the full citation]

Thomas C. Bruce

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 16-Jul-27
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to First Sergeant Thomas C. Bruce (MCSN: 157341), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness and excellent judgment in performance of duty on the occasion of an attack by a vastly superior force on…
[ See the full citation]

Francis E. Pierce

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: July 16, 1927
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Francis E. Pierce (MCSN: 0765), 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 July 16, 1927, at Nicaragua.
[ See the full citation]

Grover C. Darnall

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: July 16, 1927
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Grover C. Darnall (MCSN: 0219), 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 July 16, 1927, at Nicaragua.
[ See the full citation]

Ross Erastus Rowell

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: July 16, 1927
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Major Ross Erastus Rowell (MCSN: 0-850), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, coolness, and excellent judgment, when on 16 July 19027, during an insurrection in Nicaragua, having been notified by his patrol…
[ See the full citation]

Hayne D. Boyden

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: July 16, 1927
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to First Lieutenant Hayne D. Boyden (MCSN: 0-99), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism, initiative, coolness and excellent judgment when on 16 July 1927, while in command of an air patrol of two…
[ See the full citation]