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Thomas E. Edwards

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Private Thomas E. Edwards, United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in action while serving with the 1st Infantry Division, in action against the enemy near Nescemi, Sicily, in July 1943. When hostile forces counterattacked in infantry regiment, he restored communication lines which…
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Richard A. Befort

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Corporal Richard A. Befort, United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in action while serving as a Medical Aidman with the 995th Field Artillery Battalion, in action against the enemy at Cassino, Italy, during World War II. His gallant actions and dedicated devotion…
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John M. Burch

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: May 31 - June 2, 1944
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Private First Class John M. Burch, United States Army, for gallantry in action while serving with the Medical Detachment, 36th Engineering Regiment, in action against the…
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Thomas L. O'Connor

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: March 31, 1943
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Private First Class Thomas L. O'Connor, United States Army, for gallantry in action while serving in the North African Theater of Action on 31 March 1943.…
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Taylor M. Radcliffe

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: June 4, 1944
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain (Infantry) Taylor M. Radcliffe, United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in action as the leader of a combat patrol which spearheaded the attack on Rome, Italy, on 4 June 1944. Captain Radcliffe personally pushed forward into the city of Rome, leading…
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Marlyn W. Caraway

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Private Marlyn W. Caraway (ASN: 38341778), United States Army, for gallantry in action while serving with the Americal Division during the second battle of Torokina on…
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Joseph W. Welc

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: February 21, 1945
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pride in presenting the Silver Star (Posthumously) to Sergeant Joseph W. Welc (ASN: 33430387), United States Army, for gallantry in action while serving with the 187th Infantry Regiment, 11th Airborne Division, in action…
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Edward A. Burke

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain Edward A. Burke, United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in action while commanding a Tank Destroyer unit during the assault across the Roer River in Germany during World War II. Captain Burke advanced across open terrain, exposed to intense enemy fire,…
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Charles A. Bartz

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: August 7 - 12, 1944
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pride in presenting the Silver Star (Posthumously) to First Lieutenant (Field Artillery) Charles A. Bartz (ASN: 0-379405), United States Army, for gallantry in action while serving with the 2309th Field Artillery Battalion, in…
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Glenn A. Doolittle

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: December 30, 1942
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Captain (Air Corps) Glenn A. Doolittle, United States Army Air Forces, for gallantry in action against the enemy on 30 December 1942. While leading his flight…
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Walter B. Decker

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Captain (Air Corps) Walter B. Decker, United States Army Air Forces, was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in action while serving in the Southwest Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II. His gallant actions and dedicated devotion to duty, without regard for his own…
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William M. Fansler

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: October 26, 1943
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Technical Sergeant William M. Fansler, United States Army Air Forces, for gallantry in action while serving as Gunner of a B-24 Heavy Bomber in the 529th…
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Vernon L. Gray

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: November 14, 1942
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Staff Sergeant Vernon L. Gray, United States Army Air Forces, for gallantry in action while serving with the 13th Fighter Command, THIRTEENTH Air Force, in action…
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