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Skarbek, Thomas

Born: 06/06/1945 Died: Branch: Marines Commendation: War Served: Vietnam / Vietnam Era Rank: Sergeant Battles: Unit/Ship: Marine Air Support Squadron (MASS) 3 Served In: Parris Island, SC;…

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Katan, Charles J. (Part Two)

Born: 10/08/1924 Died: Branch: Air Force, Army Commendation: War Served: Korean, WW II Rank: Sergeant Battles: Unit/Ship: AACS Served In: Miami Beach. FL; Pauling Preparatory School, NY; Kelley…

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Whittaker, Howard

Born: 12/08/1924 Died: 07/18/2013 Branch: Marines Commendation: War Served: WW II Rank: Sergeant Battles: Saipan; Tinian; Iwo Jima Unit/Ship: 4th Marine Division Served In: Parris Island, SC;…

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Cooke, Clayton E.

Born: 05/28/1923 Died: 11/08/2015 Branch: Army Commendation: War Served: WW II Rank: T-4 Sergeant Battles: Unit/Ship: General Engineering Department Served In: North Carolina; Washington, D.C.;…

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Campbell, Robert J. (Part One of Two)

Born: 09/28/1924 Died: 12/22/2016 Branch: Army Air Corps Commendation: War Served: WW II Rank: 1st Lieutenant Battles: Unit/Ship: 15th Air Force, 97th Bomb Group, 340th Bomb Squadron Served…

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Zanobi, Ronald T.

Born: 10/04/1948 Died: Branch: Navy Commendation: War Served: Vietnam/ Vietnam Era Rank: Petty Officer 3rd Class Battles: Lam Son 719 Unit/Ship: NAVFAC San Salvador, NMCB-3 Served In: Gulfport,…

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St. Laurent, Andre

Born: 04/25/1937 Branch: Army, Marines War Served: Vietnam/ Vietnam Era Rank: Master Sergeant (E-8) Unit/Ship: 105mm Howitzer Battalion; 6th Special Forces Group; Served In: California; Manila;…

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Osberg, Glen

Born: 05/26/1941 Died: Branch: Army Commendation: War Served: Vietnam/ Vietnam Era Rank: 1st lieutenant Battles: Unit/Ship: 4th Infantry Division, Tank Battalion Served In: Fort Irwin,…

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Strada, Michael

Born: 12/20/1920 Died: Branch: Navy Commendation: War Served: WW II Rank: Seaman First Class Battles: Battle of Leyte Gulf, Guadalcanal Campaign Unit/Ship: Navy Seabees, Naval Construction…

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Oral history interview with Rosemary Shahan on 2007 Dec. 06

Rosemary Shahan - Interview conducted on 12-06-2007 by Dr. Jerold Duquette with Rosemary Shahan. Ms. Shahan is the founder and president of Consumers for Auto Reliability and Safety (CARS). CARS is a…

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Williams, Ronald M.

Born: 01/07/1935 Died: Branch: Air Force Commendation: War Served: Korean Rank: Airman 1st Class Battles: Unit/Ship: 329th Bombardment Squadron, 93rd Bomb Wing, 341st Air Refueling Squadron; 15th…

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Lavitt, Edwin M.

Born: 07/03/1920 Died: 06/24/2013 Branch: Army Air Corps Commendation: War Served: WW II Rank: Captain, Lead Pilot Battles: Unit/Ship: 44th Bombardier Group, 67th Bomb Squadron Served In: Fort…

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Whittaker, Howard I.

Born: 12/08/1924 Died: 07/18/2013 Branch: Marines Commendation: War Served: WW II Rank: Sergeant Battles: Saipan; Tinian; Iwo Jima Unit/Ship: 4th Marine Division Served In: Parris Island, SC; Camp…

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Greci, Nicholas P.

Born: 01/15/1924 Died: 02/05/2009 Branch: Coast Guard Commendation: War Served: WW II Rank: Seaman GM 1/CV Battles: Iwo Jima; Okinawa Unit/Ship: Served In: Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, NY; California;…

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Grandahl, Edmund H.

Born: 06/12/1919 Died: Branch: Army Air Corps Commendation: War Served: WW II Rank: Staff Sergeant Battles: Unit/Ship: Served In: North Carolina; Alabama; Massachusetts; Mississippi; California;…

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Stupak, Steven J.

Born: 06/08/1920 Died: 09/05/2011 Branch: Army Air Corps Commendation: War Served: WW II Rank: Technical Sergeant Battles: POW at Stalag Luft IV, Poland Unit/Ship: 94th Bomber Group, 331st Squadron,…

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