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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Major
Service Years
1943 - 1963
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Home State
Nebraska

Basic Parachutist
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Location
Nebraska
Feb 12, 2012
Service to 1963
MCB Camp Lejeune, NC
MCB Camp Lejeune, NC
Rank
Major
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1954 - 1963
H&S Co, 1st Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (1/7)
H&S Co, 1st Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (1/7)
Rank
Major
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1953 - 1954
Marine Barracks Quantico, VA
Marine Barracks Quantico, VA
Rank
Major
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1952 - 1953
Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
Description
Description Pending
1953
Korea Service Medal
Criteria
To be eligible for this medal, the Service member must have: Served between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignm... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
Korean Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation is a military unit award issued by the government of South Korea to both South Korean and foreign military units.
Description
Description Pending
1953
United Nations Service Medal (Korea)
Criteria
The United Nations Korean Medal was generally awarded for any period of service while assigned as a member of the Armed Forces dispatched to Korea or adjacent areas for service on behalf of the United... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
Criteria
Criteria for award of the Republic of Korea Korean War Service Medal (ROK KWSM) have been established by the ROK government. To qualify for the medal, the veteran must have: Served between the outbrea... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
Battle of the Outposts (Vegas - Reno - Carson)
Description
The Battle for Outpost Vegas was a battle during the Korean War between the armed forces of the United States and China from March 26–28, 1953, four months before the end of the Korean War. Vegas was ... More
1953 - 1953
Marine Barracks Annapolis, MD
Marine Barracks Annapolis, MD
Rank
Major
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1951 - 1952
Marine Barracks Newport, RI
Marine Barracks Newport, RI
Rank
Captain
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1950 - 1951
Marine Barracks Washington DC, 8th & I
Marine Barracks Washington DC, 8th & I
Rank
Captain
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1949 - 1950
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1950
Marine Barracks Bremerton, WA
Marine Barracks Bremerton, WA
Rank
First Lieutenant
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1946 - 1948
3rd Bn, 26th Marine Regiment (3/26)
3rd Bn, 26th Marine Regiment (3/26)
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Iwo Jima - Japan
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1944 - 1945
Bronze Star Medal
Devices : Gold Letter V
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1945
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1945
Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
Navy Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Description Pending
1945
Battle of Iwo Jima
Description
The Battle of Iwo Jima (19 February – 26 March 1945), or Operation Detachment, was a major battle in which the United States Armed Forces fought for and captured the island of Iwo Jima from the Japane... More
1945 - 1945
1st Parachute Bn, 1st Parachute Regiment
1st Parachute Bn, 1st Parachute Regiment
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
0301-Basic Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1943 - 1943
Officer Candidate School (Cadre)
Officer Candidate School (Cadre)
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
0301-Basic Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1943 - 1943
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
Service from 1943

 
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