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Charles Edward Courtney

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Charles Edward Courtney, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. ROWAN, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of patrolling the…
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Louis Poisson Davis

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Commander Louis Poisson Davis, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. JARVIS, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of patrolling the…
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Cyrus Williard Cole

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Cyrus Williard Cole, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. PASTORES and the U.S.S. PRESIDENT GRANT, engaged in the important, exacting and…
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Fred Halstead Poteet

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Commander Fred Halstead Poteet, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the exacting and hazardous duty of patrolling vitally important convoys of troops and supplies through these waters, and in offensive and defensive action,…
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William J. Roberts

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Commander William J. Roberts, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. Plattsburg, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of transporting…
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Henry Grafton Fuller

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Commander Henry Grafton Fuller, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. WENONAH, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of transporting…
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Joseph Stephen Simmons

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Ensign Joseph Stephen Simmons, United States Navy (Reserve Force), for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. C-l, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of…
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William Dugald MacDougall

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain William Dugald MacDougall, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. TACOMA, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of transporting and…
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T. H. Robbins , Jr.

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Ensign T. H. Robbins, Jr., United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. C-172, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of patrolling…
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Byron McCandless

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Commander Byron McCandless, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. Caldwell, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of patrolling the waters…
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Joseph Mason Reeves

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Joseph Mason Reeves, United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious service in a duty of great responsibility as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. MAINE, in the Atlantic Fleet, during World War I.
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Lawrence Fairfax Reifsnider

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Commander Lawrence Fairfax Reifsnider (NSN: 0-7250), United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commander of the U.S.S. 0-5, making passage to the Azores and operating in European…
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Martin F. Tarpey

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Commander Martin F. Tarpey, United States Navy (Reserve Force), for distinguished service in the line of his profession while commanding the U.S. Transport Charles, operating between Southampton, England and France, engaged in the…
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Oscar Charles Badger

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Commander Oscar Charles Badger (NSN: 0-7626), United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. WORDEN, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty…
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Joseph W. Oman

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Joseph W. Oman, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. LEVIATHAN, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of transporting and…
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Joseph Rollie Defrees

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Joseph Rollie Defrees, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. ANTIGONE, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of transporting and…
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Roscoe Charles Moody

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain Roscoe Charles Moody, United States Navy, for exceptionally meritorious service in a duty of great responsibility as Head of the Department of Mathematics at the U. S. Naval Academy, and later as Commanding…
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Vance Duncan Chapline , Jr.

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Commander Vance Duncan Chapline, Jr., United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. HARVARD, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of…
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Walter Hamilton Lassing

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Commander Walter Hamilton Lassing, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. TUCKER, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of patrolling the…
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William Victor Tomb

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: World War I
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Commander William Victor Tomb, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. DAMS, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of patrolling the…
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