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Detailed Chronological List 

Name Rank Text Date Unit
*Koelper, Donald E. Capt. Feb 18, 1964 USMC
  Thompson, John C. S/Sgt. Apr 30, 1964 Heli. Sqd. 364 (1st Air Wing)
  Leftwich, William G.,Jr. LTC Mar 09, 1965 Advisor (ARVN)
  Kennedy, Johnnie M. G/Sgt. Apr 19, 1965 Advisor (ARVN)
  Mann, Bennie H.,Jr. Maj. Mar 31, 1965 Heli. Sqd. 163 (1st Air Wing)
*Tyrone, Willie D. S/Sgt. May 30-31, 1965 Advisor (MACV)
*Gauthier, Brian J. Cpl. Jul 11, 1965 A 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Collins, Bryant C. Cpl. Jul 12, 1965 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Badnek, Samuel J. Pvt. Aug 18, 1965 H/2nd Bn. (1st Marine Div.)
*Cochran, Robert F., Jr. 2Lt. Aug 18, 1965 A/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Mulloy, James E., Jr. Sgt. Aug 18, 1965 HQ 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Wallace, Ernie W. L/Cpl. Aug 18, 1965 H 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Webb, Bruce D. Capt. Aug 18, 1965 I 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Muir, Joseph E. LTC Aug 18-24, 1965 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Anderson, John J. Sgt. Oct 27, 1965 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Moe, Robert F. S/Sgt. Dec 09, 1965 L 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Reilly, Donald J. Maj. Dec 09, 1965 Obs. Sqd. 2 (1st Air Wing)
  Grosz, Nicholas, H., Jr. 1Lt. Dec 18, 1965 HQ 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Almeida, Russell V. L/Cpl. Dec 20, 1965 C 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Holmes, Walter C. Sgt. Dec 27, 1965 B 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Covella, Joseph F. G/Sgt. Jan 03, 1966 Advisor (ARVN)
  De Planche, Mark B. Cpl. Jan 13-14, 1966 G 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Thomas, Michael H. 2Lt. Jan 20, 1966 I 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Casebolt, Henry C. Cpl. Feb 28, 1966 F 2/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Ray, Darrell T. Pfc. Feb 28, 1966 C 2/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Norwood, George O. L/Cpl. Mar 04, 1966 G 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Downing, Talmadge R. G/Sgt. Mar 05, 1966 M 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Sipple, Conrad A. Cpl. Mar 05, 1966 G 2/4  (1st Marine Div.)
  House, Charles A. LTC Mar 9-10, 1966 Heli. Sqd. 163 (1st Air Wing)
  Berger, Donald J. 2Lt. Mar 12, 1966 Heli. Sqd. 163 (1st Air Wing)
*Reilly, James R. Pfc. Mar 17, 1966 G 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Martin, Raymond C. Sgt. Mar 18, 1966 F 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Guay, Robert P. Maj. Mar 19, 1966 Heli. Sqd. 261 (1st Air Wing)
  Bryant, Jarold O. L/Cpl. Mar 21, 1966 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Howard, Billy G/Sgt. Mar 21, 1966 E 2/4  (1st Marine Div.)
  Kemp, Marwick L. S/Sgt. Mar 21, 1966 E 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
  Fowler, Earl W. Cpl. Mar 28, 1966 C 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  La Pointe, Alvin S. Pfc. Mar 28, 1966 C 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Lebas, Claude G. L/Cpl. Apr 02, 1966 B 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Wilson, Willis C. 1Lt. Apr 02, 1966 B 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Sullivan, Daniel F., Jr. Cpl. Apr 11, 1966 L/4th (1st Marine Div.)
*Johnston, Clement B.,Jr. L/Cpl. Apr 28, 1966 1st Recon. (1st Marine Div.)
*Beaulieu, Leo V. Pfc. May 16, 1966 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Abshire, Bobby W. Cpl. May 21, 1966 Obs. Sqd. 2 (1st Air Wing)
*Duff, Barry W. Cpl. May 21, 1966 C 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Sadler, Charles D. Cpl. May 21, 1966 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Bell, Van D., Jr. (OLC)
    
1st Award in Korean War
LTC Jun 06, 1966 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  McAfee, Carlos K. Capt. Jun 12, 1966 Advisor (ARVN)
*Adams, John T. L/Cpl. Jun 15-16, 1966 1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Binns, Ricardo C. L/Cpl. Jun 15-16, 1966 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Goodsell, William J. Maj. Jun 16, 1966 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
  Claybin, Edward A. Pfc. Jun 20, 1966 Batt D 2/11 (1st Marine Div.)
*Hopkins, Michael E. Pfc. Jul 04, 1966 K 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Lumbard, Donald W. L/Cpl. Jul 04, 1966 B/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gallagher, Patrick L/Cpl. Jul 18, 1966 H 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
  Alfonso, Vincent Pfc. Jul 20, 1966 A 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Kaler, Richard D. L/Cpl. Jul 21, 1966 H 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
  Williams, Robert S. Lt. Jul 24-25, 1966 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Donaldson, Billy M. S/Sgt. Aug 08, 1966 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gibson, George R. Cpl. Aug 08, 1966 B 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
  Hazelbaker, Vincil W. Maj. Aug 08, 1966 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
*Sherman, Andrew M. 2Lt. Aug 08, 1966 E 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
  Oakley, John L. L/Cpl. Aug 22, 1966 G 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Snyder, Stephen F. 2Lt. Aug 23-24, 1966 F 2/3 (1st Marine Div.)
  Hilgers, John J. W. Capt. Aug 23-24, 1966 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Noon, PatrickJ.,Jr. Sgt. Aug 24, 1966 F 2/4 (1st Marine Div.)
*Joys, John W. Sgt. Aug 26, 1966 A 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Kowalyk, William L/Cpl. Aug 26, 1966 G 3/12 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Hodgkins, Guy M. S/Sgt. Sep 03, 1966 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Kelly, Robert A. 1Lt. Sep 3 & 5, 1966 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  McCauley, Bertram W. Maj. Sep 05, 1966 Heli. Sqd. 263 (1st Air Wing)
*Kenison, Benjamin A. Cpl. Sep 16, 1966 D 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Scott, Donald W. Sgt. Sep 18, 1966 D 1/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Lazaro, Lawrence J. Cpl. Sep 19, 1966 E 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Carroll, James J. Maj. Sep 27-Oct 5, 1966 K 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Coffman, Clovis C., Jr. G/Sgt. Oct 10, 1966 1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Roller, Robert T. Sgt. Oct 13, 1966 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Dickson, Grover L. Cpl. Nov 11, 1966 K 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Barnes, Robert C. L/Cpl. Dec 17, 1966 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Ebbert, Terry J. 1Lt. Dec 24, 1966 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Carter, Marshall N. Capt. Jan 14, 1967 C 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Srsen, Steve A. Pfc. Jan 27, 1967 A 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  McHenry, William D. Cpl. Feb 01, 1967 HQ 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Verheyn, David A. L/Cpl. Feb 03, 1967 1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Lain, Bobby D. Capt. Feb 19, 1967 B 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Benoit, Ronald R. 2Lt. Feb 25, 1967 1st Recon. (1st Marine Div.)
  Keys, William M. Capt. Mar 02, 1967 D 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Grimes, Paul E., Jr. L/Cpl. Mar 04, 1967 F 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Luca, Joseph Sgt. Mar 05, 1967 F 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Hill, Lamont D. Pfc. Mar 06, 1967 I 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  McRae, Arthur G. Cpl. Mar 16, 1967 F 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Mendez, Angel Sgt. Mar 16, 1967 F 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Sullivan, George R. 2Lt. Mar 17, 1967 L 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Feerrar, Donald L. Pfc. Mar 20, 1967 G 2/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Fuller, John L., Jr. 2Lt. Mar 23, 1967 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Kelly, James R., III Cpl. Mar 24, 1967 I 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Peczeli, Joseph S. G/Sgt. Mar 24, 1967 1st AA/11 (1st Marine Div.)
*Pichon, Louis A., Jr. G/Sgt. Mar 24, 1967 I 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Roberson, James J. 2Lt. Mar 24, 1967 1st AA/11 (1st Marine Div.)
*Getlin, Michael P. Capt. Mar 30, 1967  USMC
*Loweranitis, John L. Cpl. Mar 30, 1967 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Rogers, Raymond G.,Jr. 1/Sgt. Mar 30, 1967 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Popp, James A. Pfc. Apr 08, 1967 F 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Laraway, William D. L/Cpl. Apr 11, 1967 HQ  (3rd Marine Div.)
*Darnell, Dana C. L/Cpl. Apr 24, 1967 B 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Schley, Robert J. Cpl. Apr 30, 1967 M 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Meuse, John R. Pfc. May 03, 1967 E 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Monahan, Frederick G. L/Cpl. May 03, 1967 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Danner, David J. Sgt. May 08, 1967 A 3TBN (3rd Marine Div.)
*Finley, Michael P. L/Cpl. May 08, 1967 A 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Thatcher, Charles D. L/Cpl. May 08, 1967 A/3TBN (3rd Marine Div.)
*Tycz, James N. (MIA) Sgt. May 09, 1967 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Lopez, Steven D. Cpl. May 9-10, 1967 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Arquero, Elpidio A. S/Sgt. May 10, 1967 Landing Team 13 (USMC)
*Reid, John M. Cpl. May 10, 1967 Landing Team 13 (USMC)
  Rusth, John E. L/Cpl. May 10, 1967 C 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Sanders, Thomas Cpl. May 10, 1967 Landing Team 13 (USMC)
*Myers, William H. Pfc. May 12, 1967 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Caine, Lawrence B., III Cpl. May 13, 1967 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Mosher, Christopher K. L/Cpl. May 13, 1967 K 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Stewart, Michael E. L/Cpl. May 13, 1967 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Rivers, Jettie, Jr. 1/Sgt. May 14-15, 1967 D 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Curley, Ronald T. Sgt. May 16, 1967 F 2/26 (1st Marine Div.)
  Moffit, Richard E. Sgt. May 17, 1967 G 2/26  (3rd Marine Div.)
*Keck, Russell F. Cpl. May 18, 1967  9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Gillingham, Richard K. Cpl. May 19, 1967 H 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Bendorf, David G. L/Cpl. May 20, 1967 L 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Hartsoe, David E. Pfc. May 20, 1967 L 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Houghton, Kenneth J. Col. May 26-June 5, 1967 5th Marines (1st Marine Div.)
*Monahan, Robert L/Cpl. May 28, 1967 D 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Dillard, Henry C. Cpl. May 29, 1967 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Thouvenell, Armand R. Pfc. May 29, 1967 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Frederick, John W. (POW) CWO Jun 1967-Aug 1968  USMC
  Green, John S. G/Sgt. Jun 02, 1967 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Long, Melvin M. Sgt. Jun 02, 1967 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Woods, Lloyd Cpl. Jun 02, 1967 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Romine, Richard E. Maj. Jun 3-4, 1967 Heli. Sqd. 165 (1st Air Wing)
  Baskin, Richard W. Sgt. Jun 06, 1967 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Burke, John R. Cpl. Jun 06, 1967 HQ 1/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Lauer, Charles R. Cpl. Jun 18, 1967 A/3ATB (1st Marine Div.)
  Burns, Leon R. S/Sgt. Jul 02, 1967 B 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Howell, Gatlin J. 1Lt. Jul 2-7, 1967  USMC
  Stuckey, James L. Cpl. Jul 06, 1967 C 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Slater, Albert C., Jr. Capt. Jul 6-7, 1967 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Cousins, Merritt T. L/Cpl. Jul 08, 1967 B 1/12 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Moore, Ronald A. L/Cpl. Jul 19, 1967 I 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Meier, Terrance L. S/Sgt. Jul 21, 1967 M 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Sotomayor, Miguel A. R. Cpl. Jul 29, 1967 F 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Lownds, David E. Col. Aug 1967-March 1968 Khe Sanh Combat Base
  MacVane, Matthew C. Cpl. Aug 14, 1967 F/HQ (3rd Marine Div.)
  Fairfield, Rupert E., Jr. Capt. Aug 19, 1967 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
  Phelps, John G. L/Cpl. Aug 19, 1967 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
  Poulson, Leroy N. G/Sgt. Aug 19, 1967 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
  Curtis, Russell W. G/Sgt. Aug 21, 1967 1st FSR (Force Log. Comm.)
  Lopez, Jose G. Sgt. Sep 02, 1967 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Fisher, Thomas W. L/Cpl. Sep 04, 1967 M 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Murray John D. 1Lt. Sep 04, 1967 M 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Ross, David L. Maj. Sep 04, 1967 Obs. Sqd. 2 (1st Air Wing)
  Driscoll, Thomas B. L/Cpl. Sep 4 & 6, 1967 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Panian, Thomas C. Sgt. Sep 06, 1967 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Peterson, Dennie D. 2Lt. Sep 06, 1967 2/11 (1st Marine Div.)
*Soliz, Thomas Cpl. Sep 06, 1967 A/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Armstrong, Russell P. S/Sgt. Sep 7-8, 1967 I 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Brown, David H. Sgt. Sep 10, 1967 L/3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Browning, Randall A. Cpl. Sep 10, 1967 A/3ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
  De Bona, Andrew D. Capt. Sep 10, 1967 M 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  O'Brien, Joseph J. Capt. Sep 17-23, 1967 2/3 (9th Amphib)
  Barrett, James J. Cpl. Sep 19, 1967 I 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Judge, Mark W. Pfc. Sep 21, 1967 E 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Reis, Tiago Cpl. Sep 21, 1967 F 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Burnham, Thomas R. L/Cpl. Oct 01, 1967 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Schreiber, Klaus D. 2Lt. Oct 14, 1967 C 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Thompson, Brock I. Cpl. Oct 19, 1967  USMC
*Abrams, Lewis H. LTC Oct 25, 1967 AttSqd 242 (USMC)
  Bateman, Kent C. Maj. Oct 25, 1967 AttSqd 533 (USMC)
  Cone, Fred J. Maj. Oct 25, 1967 AttSqd 242 (USMC)
  Murphy, James E. Capt. Oct 26, 1967 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Dawson, John R. 2Lt. Oct 27, 1967 G 3/12 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Amendola, Willet R. Cpl. Nov 02, 1967 M 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Floren, Jimmy E. Cpl. Nov 06, 1967 H 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Duncan, Richard W. Cpl. Nov 08, 1967 M 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Christensen, Paul K. Cpl. Nov 19, 1967 3 CAG, III MEF
  Neil, Michael I. 2Lt. Dec 20, 1967 D 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Slater, Robert M.S. 1Lt. Jan 5-11, 1968 USMC
*Calhoun, John C. Cpl. Jan 07, 1968 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
*Dorris, Claude H. S/Sgt. Jan 07, 1968 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
*Rusher, Robert C. Cpl. Jan 07, 1968 CAP-H6 (3rd CAG)
  Christy, Kenneth 2Lt. Jan 18, 1968  L/3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Brindley, Thomas D. 2Lt. Jan 18-20, 1968 I 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Bryan, Charles Cpl. Jan 20, 1968 B/3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Ralya, Warren H., Jr. Cpl. Jan 20, 1968 A/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Dabney, William H. Capt. Jan 21 - Apr 14, 1968 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Stahl, Mykle E. Sgt.  Jan 21, 1968 3/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gomez, Ernesto L/Cpl. Jan 25, 1968  USMC
*Vasquez, Jesus R. Sgt. Jan 30, 1968 1st FSR (Force Log. Comm.)
  Batcheller, Gordan D. Capt. Jan 31, 1968 A 1/1/ (1st Marine Div.)
  Brown, Charles E. Cpl. Jan 31, 1968 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
  Canley,  J. L. G/Sgt. Jan 31, 1968 A 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Coolican, James J. Capt. Jan 31, 1968 MACV
*Hubbard, Robert W. Capt. Jan 31- Feb 4, 1968  USMC
  Eades, Lawrence M. L/Cpl. Feb 02, 1968 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gray, George E. L/Cpl. Feb 02, 1968 E 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Russell, Timothy W. Cpl. Feb 02, 1968 D 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Hughes, Stanley S. (OLC)
   1st Award in WWII
Col. Feb 03, 1968 1st Marines (1st Marine Div.)
*Lunsford, Glen T. Sgt. Feb 03, 1968 D 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Warren, Roger O. L/Cpl. Feb 03, 1968 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Christmas, Goerge R. Capt. Feb 05, 1968 H 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Baggett, Curtis F. S/Sgt. Feb 06, 1968 K 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Quick, Robert L. Pfc. Feb 07, 1968 K 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Thompson, Robert H. Maj. Feb 12-Mar 3, 1968 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Galbreath, Bobby F. Capt. Feb 16, 1968 Obs. Sqd. 6 (1st Air Wing)
*Honeycutt, James E. Pfc. Feb 16, 1968 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Underwood, David E Capt. Feb 16, 1968 Heli. Sqd. 163 (1st Air Wing)
  Cheatwood, Paul R. L/Cpl. Feb 16, 1968 B 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Hendricks, Robert L. Cpl. Feb 19, 1968 H 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Harrington, Myron C. Capt. Feb 23, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Cheatham, Ernest C., Jr. LTC Mar 03, 1968 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Young, William H. L/Cpl. Mar 07, 1968 A 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Spicer, Jonathan N. Pfc. Mar 08, 1968 C/3rd Med. (3rd Marine Div.)
*Casey, Michael J. 2Lt. Mar 18, 1968 C 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Korkow, Kenneth A. Cpl. Mar 30, 1968 B 1/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Rash, Donald R. Pfc. Mar 30, 1968 B 1/26 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Sliby, Dennis M. L/Cpl. Mar 30, 1968 A/1st Bn. (1st Marine Div.)
  Thoryk, Barry L. Cpl. Apr 04, 1968 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Bogan, Richard E. L/Cpl. Apr 12, 1968 C 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Hunnicutt, Hubert H., III Sgt. Apr 16 -18, 1968 C 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Norton, John J. Col. Apr 21, 1968 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Kuzma, Marc J. Pfc. Apr 26, 1968 A 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Fryman, Roy A. S/Sgt. Apr 29, 1968 1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Weise, William LTC Apr 30-May 2, 1968 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Abshire, Richard F. Sgt. May 02, 1968 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Hoapili, John G/Sgt. May 09, 1968 K 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Trent, William D. L/Cpl. May 09, 1968 M 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Conklin, Richard F. Cpl. May 10, 1968 D 2/13 (1st Marine Div.)
  Schunck, Henry M. Cpl. May 10, 1968 D 2/13 (1st Marine Div.)
*Cobb, Paul F. 2Lt. May 16, 1968 A 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Buchanan, Richard W. L/Cpl. May 24, 1968 M 3/27 (1st Marine Div.)
*Federowski, Robert A. Cpl. May 24, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Yordy, Charles R. Pfc. May 24, 1968 K 3/27 (1st Marine Div.)
  Wynn, Edward H. Pfc. May 25, 1968 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Koontz, Leonard L/Cpl. May 27, 1968 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Russell, William E. Capt. May 28, 1968 E 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Powell, Charles T. Sgt. May 31, 1968 I 3/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Campbell, Joseph T. Lt. Jun 15, 1968 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Sexton, Merlyn A. Capt. Jun 19-Jul 8, 1968 I 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Fante, Robert G. Cpl. Aug 06, 1968 F 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Corsetti, Harry J. Cpl. Aug 15, 1968 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Estrada, Manuel A. L/Cpl. Aug 24-25, 1968 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
*Day, Edward L/Cpl. Aug 26, 1968 L 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Yarber, Vernon L. L/Cpl. Aug 26, 1968 L 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Evans, Richard A., Jr. Pfc. Aug 29, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Halstead, Lee M. 1Lt. Aug 29, 1968 Heli. Sqd. 167 (1st Air Wing)
  Brandtner, Martin L. (1st)  Capt. Sep 03, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Brandtner, Martin L. (OLC)  Capt. Sep 11, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Cisneros, Roy Cpl. Sep 11, 1968 B 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gresham, Michael E. Sgt. Sep 11, 1968 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Cavanaugh, Thomas J. Cpl. Sep 19, 1968 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Herrera, Felipe L/Cpl. Sep 20, 1968 A/1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
*Yates, John Charles 2Lt. Oct 17, 1968 B/1ATB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Green, Maurice O.V. 1Lt. Oct 27, 1968 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Sleigh, Duncan B. 2Lt. Nov 06, 1968 C 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Timmons, James M. Pfc. Nov 06, 1968 M 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Dittman, Carl R. Cpl. Nov 14, 1968 HQ 3rd  (3rd Marine Div.)
  Hayes, Daniel J. L/Cpl. Nov 28, 1968 L 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Mitchell, Robert G. Maj. Nov 29, 1968 Heli. Sqd. 165 (1st Air Wing)
*Wirick, William C. Cpl. Dec 08, 1968 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Adams, Laurence, R., III Cpl. Jan 12, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
*Spark, Michael M. Col. Jan 15, 1969 3rd Marines (3rd Marine Div.)
*Gale, Alvin R. Pfc. Jan 28, 1969 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Jones, Philip B. 2Lt. Jan 28, 1969 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*Blann, Stephen L/Cpl. Feb 16, 1969 E 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Casey, Thomas M., Jr. L/Cpl. Feb 16, 1969 D 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Johnson,James L.,Jr. Cpl. Feb 17, 1969 E 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Pitts, Roy E. Pfc. Feb 17, 1969 G 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Christman,William J., III 2Lt. Feb 22, 1969 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Donovan, Joseph P. (1st)  1Lt. Feb 22, 1969 Heli. Sqd. 364 (1st Air Wing)
*Herron, Lee R. 1Lt. Feb 22, 1969 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Malone, George M. 2Lt. Feb 22, 1969 A 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Rodrigues, Joe G., Jr. Sgt. Feb 22-Mar 3, 1969 L 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gilleland, Richard M. Sgt. Feb 23, 1969 M 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Piatt, Louis R. 2Lt. Feb 23, 1969 M 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Castillo, William Pfc. Feb 25, 1969 E 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gregory, Robert B., Jr. L/Cpl. Feb 25, 1969 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
  La Porte, Alfred P., Jr. Sgt. Feb 25, 1969 H 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Barrett, John J. Capt. Feb 26, 1969 Heli. Sqd. 263 (1st Air Wing)
*Jmaeff, George V. Cpl. Mar 01, 1969 C 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Noel, Thomas E. 2Lt. Mar 01, 1969 C 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Marlantes, Karl A. 1Lt. Mar 1-6, 1969 C 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Allen, Yale G. Cpl. Mar 05, 1969 C 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Lowery, Steven M. Cpl. Mar 05, 1969 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Kelley, Edwin C.,Jr. 1Lt. Mar 13, 1969 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Thompson, Clinton W. Cpl. Mar 13-14, 1969 M 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Cover, Robert L. M/Sgt Mar 17, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Lefler, Alan C. L/Cpl. Mar 17, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Paskevich, Anthony, Jr. 1Lt. Mar 17, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
*Aston, James M. Pfc. Mar 19, 1969 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
*McCormick, Michael P. 2Lt. Mar 20, 1969 D 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Sargent, George T., Jr. LTC Mar 20, 1969 3/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Pierpan, Herbert E. Maj. Mar 22, 1969 1/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Reinsche, Harold A. S/Sgt. Mar 24, 1969 B/3TBN (3rd Marine Div.)
  Rivera, Jose L. L/Cpl. Mar 26, 1969 L 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Brantley, Leroy Cpl. Mar 28, 1969 G 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Peters, William L., Jr. 1Lt. Apr 12, 1969 Heli. Sqd. 165 (1st Air Wing)
*Cummings, Roger W. Pfc. Apr 20, 1969 K 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Donovan, Joseph P. (OLC)  1Lt. Apr 21, 1969 Heli. Sqd. 364 (1st Air Wing)
  Lankford, Albert J., III 2Lt. Apr 21, 1969 G 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Crockett, Joseph R., Jr. Sgt. Apr 23, 1969 1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Vancor, Norman W. L/Cpl. May 07, 1969 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Barnett, Robert L. Cpl. May 09, 1969 A 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Ward, James C. Cpl. May 09, 1969 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Bird, William C. Pfc. May 15, 1969 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Brady, Eugene R. LTC May 15, 1969 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Dalton, Robert G. Cpl. May 25, 1969 K 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Blevins, Thomas L., Jr. Cpl. May 31, 1969 9th MAB (3rd Marine Div.)
  Guarino, Timothy S. Pfc. Jun 01, 1969 G 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Richards, Thomas A. Cpl. Jun 5-6, 1969 H 2/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Gonzales, Daniel G. Cpl. Jun 07, 1969 B 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Widger, Robert I. Cpl. Jun 07, 1969 K 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Montgomery, Robin L. 2Lt. Jun 08, 1969  1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  See, Roger D. Cpl. Jun 08, 1969 3rd Recon (3rd Marine Div.)
  Felton, Samuel L., Jr. Pfc. Jun 11, 1969 C 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Tonkyn, Michael S. L/Cpl. Jun 11, 1969 C 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Kaufman, David M. 1/Sgt. Jun 15, 1969 E 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Henderson, Billy K. L/Cpl. Jul 17, 1969 H 2/1 (1st Marine Div.)
*Rosenberger, Roger D. Pfc. Jun 17, 1969 M 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Huggins, Michael A. Pfc. Jun 27, 1969 G 2/4 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Webb, James H., Jr. 1Lt. Jul 10, 1969 D 1/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Devries, Marvin H. 1Lt. Aug 10, 1969 E 2/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Parrott, Lee R. G/Sgt. Aug 10, 1969 Mortar Plt. (USMC)
  Moore, Freddie L. L/Cpl. Aug 12, 1969 B 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Dowd, John A. LTC Aug 12-13, 1969 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Norris, James A. L/Cpl. Aug 13, 1969 I 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*McWhorter, James E. L/Cpl. Aug 22, 1969 L 3/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*Davis, Dennis D. Pfc. Aug 28, 1969 K 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Jaehne, Richard L. 2Lt. Aug 28, 1969 K 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Sampson, Gerald H. Capt. Aug 28, 1969 B 1/3 (3rd Marine Div.)
*St. Clair, Clarence H., Jr. Cpl. Aug 28, 1969 K 3/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Rollings, Wayne E. 1Lt. Sep 18, 1969 1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Huffcut, William H., II Maj. Sep 28, 1969 1/9 (3rd Marine Div.)
  Miller, Cleatus A., Jr. Pfc. Oct 25, 1969 K 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Guerra, Victor J. S/Sgt. Oct 27, 1969 L 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  O’Connor, Martin E. Maj. Nov 05, 1969 Advisor (ARVN)
  Ambrose, Gerald D. L/Cpl. Jan 08, 1970 M 3/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Stockman, Robert D. Sgt. Jan 14, 1970 3rd MP(Force Log. Com.)
  Ledbetter Walter R., Jr. LTC Jan 31, 1970 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Sexton, Charles T. Cpl. Feb 05, 1970 3rd MEF (3rd Marine Div.)
*Lineberry, Jerry E. S/Sgt. Feb 12, 1970 B 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Sirousa, Michael A. Pfc. Feb 12, 1970 C 1/7 (1st Marine Div.)
*Skibbe, David W. 2Lt. Mar 02, 1970 C 1/1 (1st Marine Div.)
  Gresko, Richard W. L/Cpl. Mar 11, 1970 HQ 3/5 (1st Marine Div.)
*Ayers, Darrell E. S/Sgt. Mar 19, 1970 FFR (1st Marine Div.)
  Bailey, Walter F. Sgt. Mar 21, 1970 E 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Hoff, John R., Jr. 2Lt. Apr 7 1970 1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Skweres, Jeff C. Cpl. Jun 01, 1970 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
*Thompson, Jerrald R. Cpl. Jun 01, 1970 1st Recon (1st Marine Div.)
  Sexton, Harry E. LTC Sep 11, 1970 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Starrett, Edward F. L/Cpl. Dec 09, 1970 G 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  Helle, Ronald B. Sgt. Jan 28, 1971 G 2/5 (1st Marine Div.)
  McDonald, Thomas C. Capt. Mar 01, 1971 AG-16 (1st Air Wing)
  Edwards, Craig A. 1Lt. Aug 20, 1971 H 2/7 (1st Marine Div.)
  Smith, Ray L. Capt. Apr 01, 1972 Advisor (ARVN)
  Ripley, John W. Capt. Apr 02, 1972 Advisor (ARVN)
  Livingston, Lawrence H. Capt. Jul 11, 1972 Advisor (ARVN)

 

 

One member of the US Army, One Vietnamese SEAL, and One Vietnamese Soldier earned Navy Crosses
  Ledford, Kenneth, Jr. 1Lt. Sep 15, 1970 US Army
Medical Evacuation Pilot
  Bay, Tran Van PFC Feb 19, 1967 ARVN (Vietnamese)
  Kiet, Nguyen Van  PO3 Apr 13, 1972 SEAL (Vietnamese)

 

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USS Pueblo Incident    Hammond, Robert J. Sgt USMC

Jun 23, 1968

SS Mayaguez Incident   McDaniel, James V. 2Lt. USMC

May 15, 1975

Grenada * Seagle, Jeb Cpt. USMC

Oct 5, 1983

Desert Storm    Ray, Eddie Stephen LTC USMC

Feb 25, 1991

   Kurth, Michael Col USMC

Feb 26, 1991

 

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