Medal of Honor Recipients, 1863-1973: "In the Name of the Congress of the United States."
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1973 - 1231 páginas
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Accredited action advance armed artillery assault assisted attack attempt August Battalion battle Birth board the U.S.S. Born call of duty Captain carried charge Citation command Company Company G comrades conspicuous gallantry continued Corporal County courage cover crew Date of issue December defense destroyed directed distinguished enemy fire enemy's engaged Entered service exposed face February fighting flag force forward gallantry and intrepidity German grenade hand heavy fire highest hostile Infantry Infantry Division inspired intense Islands Italy January Japanese JOHN July June killed leading Lieutenant machinegun March Marine Marine Corps Medal mortar moved November October officer Ohio ordered Place and date platoon position Private Private First Class Rank and organization regiment remained rescue returned rifle risk River safety saved September Sergeant serving severely ship soldiers squad tank throughout traditions troops U.S. Navy United States Army United States Cavalry volunteer weapon wounded yards York
Página 666 - His exceptional valor, fortitude and indomitable fighting spirit in the face of withering enemy fire were in keeping with the highest traditions of the United States Naval Service.
Página 663 - CITATION : For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty while serving as...
Página 547 - His daring and forceful leadership and his valiant fighting spirit in the face of terrific opposition were in keeping with the highest traditions of the United States Naval Service.
Página 668 - Citation: For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at risk of life above and beyond the call of duty on October 28, 1944, near St.
Página 531 - For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at risk of life above and beyond the call of duty in action with the enemy near Altavilla, Italy, 13 September 1943.
Página 12 - That the President of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized to present, in the name of Congress, a medal of honor to any person who, while In the naval service of the United States, shall, In action involving actual conflict with the enemy, distinguish himself conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty and without detriment to the mission of his command or the command to which attached.
Página 719 - Congress to a person who, while a member of the armed forces, distinguishes himself or herself conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of life above and beyond the call of duty...
Página 1 - States; while engaged in military operations involving conflict with an opposing foreign force; or while serving with friendly foreign forces engaged in an armed conflict against an opposing armed force in which the United States is not a belligerent party (figure 1).