Navy Cross - World War II

There are nearly 4,000 recipients of the Navy Cross which was awarded for exemplary and heroic service during World War II.

Here's the Breakout by Branch of Service

  • Navy - 2,889

  • Marine Corps - 1,030

  • Coast Guard - 6

  • Army - 4

  • Air Force - 10

  • Civilian - 1

  • Foreign Nationals - 19