Navy and Marine Corps Medal
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Awarded for actions during the Second Nicaraguan Campaign
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Grover C. Darnall (MCSN: 0219), United States Marine Corps, was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for heroism involving voluntary risk of life not involving conflict with an armed enemy, on July 16, 1927, at Nicaragua.
General Orders: Heroes, U.S. Marine Corps 1861 - 1955 (Jane Blakeney)
Action Date: July 16, 1927