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Index of Recipients of

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The Navy Cross

This listing is as complete as we are able to provide from numerous resources, however it is possible that a few recipients may not be listed.  You can verify if someone received the Distinguished Service Cross from this list, but absence of a name should NOT be construed to definitively negate a veteran's claim to this award. We DO believe that the list of recipients contained herein is 99.9% COMPLETE for ALL Wars and periods.

 

Alphabetical Index of Navy Cross Recipients

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - Y - Z
(C) Before a Name indicates Recipients for whom we have a Citation on File in the Citations Section.
(S) Before a Name indicates Recipients for whom we a brief synopsis, pending obtaining a citation.

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(C) Yaksich, John T., U.S. Marine Corps - World War II
(C) Yancey, John, U.S. Marine Corps (Reserve) (First Award) - World War II
(C) Yancey, John, U.S. Marine Corps (Reserve) (Second Award) - Korean War
(C) Yarber, Vernon Lee, U.S. Marine Corps - Vietnam War
(C) Yarborough, George Hampton, Jr., U.S. Marine Corps - World War I
(C) Yarbrough, Roscoe L., U.S. Marine Corps (Reserve) - World War II
(C) Yarnall, John B., U.S. Navy (Reserve Force) - World War I
(C) Yarnell, Harry E., U.S. Navy - World War I
(C) Yates, George W., U.S. Marine Corps - Korean War
(C) Yates, John Charles, U.S. Marine Corps - Vietnam War
(C) Yeaman, John Mark, U.S. Navy (Reserve) - World War II
(C) Yeaple, James C., U.S. Marine Corps (Reserve) - World War II
(C) Yelanich, Anthony G., U.S. Marine Corps - 2nd Nicaraguan Campaign
(C) Yordy, Charles R., U.S. Marine Corps - Vietnam War
(C) Yost, Frederick P., U.S. Navy - World War I
(C) Young, Cassin, U.S. Navy - World War II
(S) Young, Charles E., U.S. Navy (Reserve) - World War II
(S) Young, Don John, Jr., U.S. Navy (Reserve) - World War II
(S) Young, Edward W., U.S. Navy - World War II
(S) Young, Grant C., U.S. Navy (Reserve) - World War II
(C) Young, Howard Leyland, U.S. Navy - World War II
(C) Young, John S. E., U.S. Marine Corps - 2nd Nicaraguan Campaign
(S) Young, O. L., U.S. Navy - 2nd Nicaraguan Campaign
(S) Young, Owen DeWitt, U.S. Navy (Reserve) - World War II
(C) Young, Walter Xavier, U.S. Marine Corps (Reserve) - World War II
(C) Young, William David, U.S. Navy (Reserve) - Vietnam War
(C) Young, William H., U.S. Marine Corps - Vietnam War
(C) Youngblood, Dennis E., U.S. Marine Corps - World War II

Alphabetical Index of Navy Cross Recipients

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - Y - Z
(C) Before a Name indicates Recipients for whom we have a Citation on File in the Citations Section.
(S) Before a Name indicates Recipients for whom we a brief synopsis, pending obtaining a citation.

 

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