Thomas Leigh Gatch
Thomas Leigh Gatch (1891–1953) was an American naval officer and attorney in the 20th century. A native of Oregon, and grandson of educator Thomas Milton Gatch, he served in the United States Na...
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Bob Wilson (U.S. politician)
Robert Carlton "Bob" Wilson (April 5, 1916 – August 12, 1999) was an American politician. He was a member of the United States House of Representatives. He was a member of the Republican Party.
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Rafael Peralta
Sergeant Rafael Peralta (April 7, 1979 – November 15, 2004), assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, was a United...
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Lloyd Fredendall
Lloyd Fredendall (December 28, 1883 – October 4, 1963) was an American General during World War II. He is best known for his command of the Central Task Force landings during Operation Torch, and his ...
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Edward Hanson
Edward William Hanson (February 12, 1889 – October 18, 1959) was a United States Navy Vice admiral and the 28th Governor of American Samoa from June 26, 1938 to July 30, 1940. As Governor of Ame...
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William Zuiderveld
William Zuiderveld (January 8, 1888 – February 5, 1978) was a United States Navy Hospital Apprentice First Class. He received the Medal of Honor for actions during the United States occupation o...
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James L. Day
Major General James Lewis Day (October 5, 1925 - October 28, 1998) was a United States Marine Corps major general who served in World War II, in the Korean War, and in the Vietnam War. He was awarded ...
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Mason Carter
Mason Carter (January 26, 1834 – December 11, 1909) was a U.S. Army officer who served in the American Civil War and the Indian Wars during the late 19th century. He received the Medal of Honor for hi...
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Thomas S. Crow
Thomas Sherman Crow (March 16, 1934 – November 30, 2008), fourth Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy was born in 1934, in McArthur, Ohio, and graduated from McArthur High School (now Vinton County ...
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Jesse Farley Dyer
Jesse Farley Dyer (December 2, 1877 –March 31, 1955) was an officer in the United States Marine Corps and a Medal of Honor recipient for his role in the United States occupation of Veracruz.Dyer was c...
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Horacio Rivero, Jr.
Admiral Horacio Rivero, Jr. (May 16, 1910 – September 24, 2000), was the first Puerto Rican and Hispanic four-star Admiral, and second Hispanic to become a full Admiral in the modern United States Nav...
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Donald M. Carpenter
Donald Marshall Carpenter (March 6, 1894 – April 4, 1940) was an early naval aviator in the United States Navy flying from the USS Langley (CV-1) and USS Lexington (CV-2). These we...
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Herbert C. Jones
Herbert Charpiot Jones (January 21, 1918 – December 7, 1941) was an officer in the United States Navy who was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions during the attack on Pearl H...
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Charles Francis Bishop
Charles Francis Bishop (August 2, 1888 – February 1, 1954) was a United States Navy sailor received the Medal of Honor for actions on board the USS Florida during the Veracruz Campaign.
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James I. Poynter
James Irsley Poynter (December 1, 1916 – November 4, 1950) was a United States Marine who was posthumously awarded the United States' highest military decoration — the Medal of Honor ̵...
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Jimmie E. Howard
Jimmie Earl Howard (July 27, 1929 – November 12, 1993) was a Marine Corps Staff Sergeant when he led an eighteen-man reconnaissance patrol in a fierce battle against a battalion of Viet Cong in June 1...
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Henry F. Schroeder
Henry Frank Schroeder (December 7, 1874–January 26, 1959) was a soldier in the United States Army who received the Medal of Honor during the Philippine-American War at Carig in the Philippines.S...
Thomas J. Senn
Thomas Jones Senn (December 21, 1871 - February 11, 1947) was a decorated United States Navy officer with the rank of Rear Admiral. He was a recipient of the Navy Cross.
Thomas Jones Senn was born...
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Donald A. Gary
Commander Donald Arthur Gary (July 23, 1901 – April 9, 1977) was an officer of the United States Navy during World War II. He received the Medal of Honor for his heroism during the fires on USS&...
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Michael A. Monsoor
Michael Anthony Monsoor (April 5, 1981 – September 29, 2006) was a United States Navy SEAL who was killed during the Iraq War and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor. Monsoor enlis...
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Ross Lindsey Iams
Ross Lindsey Iams (April 5, 1879–March 25, 1952) was a United States Marine who received the Medal of Honor for actions in Haiti on November 17, 1915. Iams served for over 30 years in the Marine Corps...
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Laurence Stallings
Laurence Tucker Stallings (November 25, 1894 - February 28, 1968) was an American playwright, screenwriter, lyricist, literary critic, journalist, novelist, and photographer. Best known for his collab...
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John Thach
John Smith "Jimmy" Thach (April 19, 1905 – April 15, 1981) was a World War II naval aviator, air combat tactician, and United States Navy admiral. Thach developed the Thach Weave, a combat flight form...
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Reed Howes
Reed Howes (July 5, 1900 – August 6, 1964) was an American model who later became an actor in silent and sound films.
He was born as Hermon Reed Howes in Washington, D.C. in 1900. He served ...
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John H. Sides
Admiral John Harold Sides (April 22, 1904 - April 3, 1978) was a four-star admiral in the United States Navy who served as commander in chief of the United States Pacific Fleet from 1960 to 1963 and w...
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Michael J. Estocin
Michael John Estocin (April 27, 1931 – April 26, 1967 ) was a United States Navy officer and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in ...
William E. Cleator, Sr.
William Edward "Bill" Cleator. Sr. (May 25, 1927 – February 10, 1993) was an American Republican politician from San Diego, California.
Cleator was born in San Diego and served in the Navy. He was...
Albert David
Albert Leroy David (July 18, 1902 – September 17, 1945) was an officer in the United States Navy during World War II and a recipient of the Medal of Honor. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for...
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