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USS Lexington nicknamed "The Blue Ghost", is an Essex-class aircraft carrier built during ... She was the recipient of 11 battle stars and the Presidential Unit Citation. ..... Bronze star ... U.S. Navy museums (and other aircraft-carrier museums); List of aircraft carriers · List of ships of World War II; CAPT Eugene McDaniel, ...

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Purple Heart ribbon.svg Purple Heart. John William Finn (23 July 1909 – 27 May 2010) was a sailor in the United States Navy who, ... At the time of his death, Finn was the oldest living Medal of Honor recipient, the last ... He then served on a series of ships: the USS Lexington (CV-2), the USS .... "List by Alphabet ( F-J )".

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With your help we are building a database of Purple Heart recipients from all ... The DD-214, DD-215 or other discharge forms listing awards; General or ...

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The names of the recipients were to have been kept in a "Book of Merit" (which has ... At the present time there are three known recipients of the Badge of Military ...

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The information on this website is in the public domain. No permission is required to quote, use, distribute or republish. List of Purple Heart Recipients ...

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Finally, the provision allowing the Purple Heart to be awarded for Meritorious .... The US National Archives' Prisoner of War Files list that Bailey was a POW and ...... The Kamikaze attack on the U.S.S. Lexington in which S1c Thorn was killed ...

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Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Alfred H. Akers served aboard USS Reid (DD-369). .... Class Frank W. Bohlander Jr. served aboard the USS Lexington (CV-2) and .... Ensign Frink was carried on the roster of those missing in action, until he was ...

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Navy Cross, Silver Star, Navy Corpsmen ... based Navy Dive Bomber of Bombing Squadron SIXTEEN (VB-16), embarked from the U.S.S. LEXINGTON (CV-16), ...

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AULT, William Bowen - Commander U.S.S. Lexington. Killed in ... Posthumous recipient of the Purple Heart. BOWMAN, Jr. ... Vietnam Oregon Casualty List.