Bannon, Philip, Col

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Last Rank
Last Primary MOS
9906-Colonel, Ground
Last MOSGroup
Specific Billet MOS
Primary Unit
1918-1928, 0302, Operating Units*, USMC (United States Marine Corps)
Service Years
1895 - 1928



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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
USNH San Diego

Date of Passing
Jun 25, 1940
Location of Interment
Rosecrans National Cemetery - San Diego, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
OS, 290

 Official Badges 

USMC Retired Pin (30 Years)

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Dragon

 Military Association Memberships
Military Order of the Carabao
  1900, Military Order of the Carabao

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Retired until his death in 1940.
Other Comments:
Col. Bannon was not well-known, but was a very proud, dedicated and courageous Marine  Corps Officer.  He was a credit to the Corps and to his Country.  Col. Bannon's decorations included:    
                    Marine Corps Brevet Medal
                     Sampson Medal (same criteria as West Indies Campaign Medal)
                     Spanish Campaign Medal
                     Philippine Campaign Medal
                     China Relief Expedition Medal
                     Cuban Pacification Medal
                     Mexican Campaign Medal
                     Second Nicaraguan Campaign Medal
                     Marine Corps Expeditionary Medal
                     World War I Victory Medal
                     Military Order of the Carabao
                     Military Order of the Dragon

                                    SEMPER FI Colonel Bannon!
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 Unit Assignments
USMC (United States Marine Corps)MARDET (Afloat)1st Marine RegimentMARDET USS Wabash
3rd Marine Regiment
  1895-1897, 0301, Basic School for Marine Officers, Norfolk Navy Yard (Historic)
  1898-1898, 0302, MARDET (Afloat)
  1899-1901, 0302, 1st Marine Regiment
  1901-1906, 0302, MARDET USS Wabash
  1906-1918, 0302, Deployment Commands
  1918-1918, 0302, 3rd Marine Regiment
  1918-1928, 0302, Operating Units*, USMC (United States Marine Corps)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1898-1898 Spanish-American War/Battle of Guantanamo Bay, Cuba1
  1898-1898 Spanish-American War
  1900-1900 Boxer Rebellion (China Relief Service)
  1900-1900 Boxer Rebellion (China Relief Service)/Batte of Tientsin
  1914-1914 US Occupation of Nicaragua
  1926-1933 US Second Occupation of Nicaragua
 Colleges Attended
United States Naval Academy
  1891-1895, United States Naval Academy
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