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Elias R. Beadle

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: July 11, 1927 - March 14, 1929
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Colonel Elias R. Beadle (MCSN: 0-59), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Chief of the Guardia National of Nicaragua from 11 July 1927 to 14…
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David Foote Sellers

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: July 8, 1927 - May 12, 1929
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Distinguished Service Medal to Rear Admiral David Foote Sellers, United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious service to the Government in a position of great responsibility as Commander, Special Service Squadron, from 8 July 1927 to 12…
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Oliver Floyd

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 27-Jul
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Major Oliver Floyd (MCSN: 0-300), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service to the Government in a duty of responsibility in organizing and commanding an important and hazardous expedition, during an insurrection in Nicaragua…
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Frank D. Weir

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: May 22, 1927 - December 12, 1928
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to First Lieutenant Frank D. Weir (MCSN: 0-3865), 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…
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Marvin A. Jackson

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 16-May-27
The President of the United States of America takes pride in presenting the Navy Cross (Posthumously) to Private Marvin A. Jackson (MCSN: 201478), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in battle when on the occasion of the engagement at Iz-Paz Centre, Nicaragua, 16 May 1927, during an insurrection in…
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Richard B. Buchanan

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 16-May-27
The President of the United States of America takes pride in presenting the Navy Cross (Posthumously) to Captain Richard B. Buchanan (MCSN: 0-125), United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in battle when on the occasion of the engagement at Iz-Paz Centre, Nicaragua, 16 May 1927, during an insurrection in…
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Julian Pragoff Brown

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: May 12 - 15, 1927
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Julian Pragoff Brown (MCSN: 0-114), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as a member of a special mission that was organized for the purpose of executing…
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Arthur D. Challacombe

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: May 12 - 15, 1927
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Arthur D. Challacombe (MCSN: 0-157), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as a member of a special mission that was organized for the purpose of executing…
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Louis M. Gulick

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: Spring 1927
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Colonel Louis M. Gulick (MCSN: 0-264), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service to the Government in a duty of responsibility in command of the Fifth Regiment during difficult and important pacification operations in…
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Harold D. Campbell

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Date(s) of action: 28-Mar-27
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Harold D. Campbell (MCSN: 0-147), 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 28 March 1972, at Nicaragua.
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Robert J. Archibald

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: March 1927 - July 1928
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Robert J. Archibald (MCSN: 0-21), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as an aviator attached to the Second Brigade, U.S. Marine Corps operating in the Republic…
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Randolph Carter Berkeley

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: Spring 1927
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Colonel Randolph Carter Berkeley (MCSN: 0-89), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service to the government in a duty of responsibility in command of the 11th Regiment in Nicaragua in the Spring of 1927…
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James J. Meade

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: Spring 1927
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Colonel James J. Meade (MCSN: 0-644), United States Marine Corps, for distinguished service to the Government in a duty of responsibility in command of the Leon detachment of the landing forces in Nicaragua…
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Ross Erastus Rowell

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: February 1927 - August 1928
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Distinguished Service Medal to Major Ross Erastus Rowell (MCSN: 0-850), United States Marine Corps, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States, in command of…
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