Honor Roll

Combat Related

Medals and Awards Received by U S Navy Minemen

 

 

Navy Cross

NAVY CROSS

(NC)

                  

  Silver Star Medal                                 Bronze Star Medal                       Purple Heart Medal

            SILVER STAR                                                   BRONZE STAR                                             PURPLE HART           

                  (SS)                                                                   (BSV)                                                                    (PH)

 

 

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  COMBAT ACTION                       PRESIDENTIAL UNIT                   NAVY UNIT                     NAVY MERITORIOUS

         RIBBON                               CITATION (combat)                COMMENDATION             UNIT COMMENDATION (combat)

 (CAR)                                             (PUC)                                       (NUC)                            (MUC)              

                                                                                                                                                                                                   

                                              

Armond, Medric Joseph, MN1, PUC, PH, KIA, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward DM 34,Okinawa, Japan

 

Anderson, Paul R. MN3, NUC, 1969, USS Kitty Hawk CVA-63,Vietnam. MUC, 1969, USS Orisknay CVA-34, Vietnam

 

Brown, J.R. MN1, PUC, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, Okinawa, Japan.

 

Bowling, MN3,NUC,  18 Dec 1966-20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise, CVAN-65, NUC, 4 Dec 1966-28 Apr 1967, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA-

63, Southeast Asia, Vietnam (MOMAT 0304)

 

Beffert, MNSN,, NUC, 18 Dec 1966-20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise, CVAN-65, NUC, 4 Dec 1966-28 Apr 1967, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA-63, Southeast Asia, Vietnam (MOMAT 0304)

 

Badger, David J. MNC, MUC (3 awards)

 

Bainbridge, Robert K. MNCS, MUC  (4 awards)

 

Carter, Theodore F. MN1, NUC, 1968, USS Bon Homme Richard CVA-31, Vietnam.  NUC, 1968, USS Ticonderoga CVA-14,

Vietnam (MOMAT 0301)

 

Chapin, Ron MN2, NUC, 18 Dec 1966-20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise, CVAN-65, Vietnam, NUC 4 Dec 1966-28 Apr 1967, USS

Kitty Hawk CVA 63, Vietnam, (MOMAT 0304)

 

Churchill, MN3, NUC, 18 Dec 1966-20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise, CVAN-65, NUC, 4 Dec 1966-28 Apr 1967, USS Kitty Hawk

CVA -63, Vietnam, (MOMAT 0304)

 

DeCrona, Donald LCDR, BSV, 1972, CaMau, Vietnam. NUC, 25 Feb 1972-28 Mar 1973 Vietnam, MUC (3 awards), USS Bon Homme

Richard, CVA-31, 1970, USS America CVA-66, 1970, USS Enterprise CVAN-65, 1971, Vietnam

 

Dwinger, MN2, NUC, 18 Dec 1966-20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise, CVAN-65, NUC, 4 Dec 1966-28 Apr 1967, USS Kitty Hawk

CVA-63, Vietnam (MOMAT 0304

 

Daniels, MN1, NUC, 15 Dec 1971-1 Jul 1972, USS Coral  Sea, CVA-43, Vietnam (MOMAG)

 

Dicks, Darl L. MN2, NUC, 1969, USS Kitty Hawk CVA-63, Vietnam. MUC 1969, USS Oriskany CVA-34, Vietnam

 

Eckroth, D.L. MN3, NUC, 26 Jan 1968-6 Feb 1968, USS Ticonderoga, CVA-14,Vietnam (MOMAT 0301)

 

Elston, Harold MNSA, BSV, Oct. 1953, USS Carmick, Chinanpo, Korea.

 

Enburg, LeRoy R. MN, PUC of Air Medal (second award), WWII.

 

Follett, Robert Raymond, MN2, PUC, PH, KIA, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, DM-34, Okinawa, Japan

 

Gross, Norman A. MN2, PUC, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, DM-34, Okinawa, Japan

 

Glowa, Joseph N. MN2, PH, 23 Mar 1945, USS Adams, DM-27, NUC, 24 Mar 1945, USS Adams, DM-27, MUC, MOMAT 0306, Vietnam

 

Gill Robert D. MN2, NUC 15 Dec 1971-1 Jul 1972, USS Coral Sea CVA-43 Vietnam, (MOMAG)

 

Hart, Robert R. MNC, NUC, Jul - Aug 1969, USS Oriskany, CVA-34, MUC, Sep-Oct 1969, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA-63, Vietnam (MOMAG)

 

Harris, Robert R. MN2, PUC, PH, KIA, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, DM-34, Okinawa, Japan

 

Hitchcock, A.L. MN2, PUC, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, DM-34, Okinawa Japan

 

Keck, Robert C. MN3, NUC, Jul Aug, 1969, USS Oriskany, CVA 34, MUC, Sep Oct 1969, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA 63, Vietnam, (MOMAG)

  

Kelly Shelly J. MN1, BSV, PH, 1970-1971, RPD-53, Vietnam

 

Kennedy, J. T. III, MN1, NUC, 18 Dec 1966 20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise, CVAN 65, MUC, 4 Dec 1966- 28 Apr 1967, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA 63, Vietnam

 

Koeing, Richard L. MN3, NUC, 1969, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA 63, MUC, 1969, USS Oriskany, CVA 34, Vietnam

 

Maddocks, Harman R. MN1, BSV (second award), PH, 1970 Oct 1970, RPF 5, RD 671, Vietnam

 

Madole, J.D. MN2, NUC, 1968, USS Bon Homme Richard, CVA 31, NUC, 1968, USS Ticonderoga, CVA 14, Vietnam (MOMAT 0301)

 

Martin, Cecil M. MN1, NC, 21 Nov 1968, Vietnam, Operation Sea Lords, BS(V), May 1968 1969, Vietnam, PH, 8 Dec 1968, Vietnam, Operation Sea Lords, CAR, Vietnam, PUC, TG194.0, 18 Oct 5 Dec 1968, NUC, TG194.6, 7 Nov 17 Dec 1968, NUC, CTG 194.4, 2 Jan  - 31 Mar 1969, Vietnam.

 

Mc Cauley, Nicholas MN3, NUC, 1969 USS Kitty Hawk, CVA 63, MUC, 1969, USS Oriskany, CVA 34, Vietnam

 

Mercer, Tim MNSN, NUC, 15 Dec 1971 1 Jul 1972, USS Coral Sea CVA 43, Vietnam

 

Miller, James MN3, NUC, 18 Dec 1966 20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise CVAN 65, NUC, 4 Dec 1966 22 Apr 1967, USS Kitty Hawk CVA 63, Vietnam (MOMAT 0304)

 

Morgensen, H. R. MN3, PUC, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, DM- 34, Okinawa, Japan

 

Offins, Jack A. MNC, SS, PUC, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, DM-34, Okinawa, Japan

 

Puscher, Roland MN3, NUC, 15 Dec 1971 1 Jul 1972, USS Coral Sea CVA- 43, (MOMAG)

 

Rawlings, John B. MN3, PUC, PH, KIA, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, DM-34, Okinawa, Japan

 

Reese, Larry D. MN3, NUC, 1968, USS Bon Homme Richard, CVA-31, (MOMAT 0301), Vietnam.

 

Roberts, William A. LT, NUC (w/bronze star), 1968, USS Bon Homme Richard, CVA-31, USS Ticonderoga, CVA -14, (OIC, MOMAT 0301), Vietnam

 

Ronan, Lawrence E. (EOD),  LTJG, NUC, PH, Saigon Squad, HSAS, Lt. OIC EOD Team 39, River Assault Flot. One, Mekong Delta, BS(V), PH, NUC, Senior Advisor Vietnamese EOD Co. BS(V) second and third award, LCDR, River Folt One, PUC, NUC, MUC, CAR.

 

Russell, George CWO1, NUC, (w/bronze star), 18 Dec 1966 20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise, CVAN- 65, 4 Dec 1966 28 Apr 1967, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA-63, (OIC, MOMAT 0304) Vietnam.

 

Santa Maria, Guilio, Paul, MNSN, CAR (w/bronze star), PUC,  1950, With  1st. Cav. US Army, Korea

 

Simmons, Edward J. LCDR, NUC (second award)

 

Smith, William B. Jr. MN2, NUC, 15 Jan 27 Aug 1969, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA-63, MUC, 5 May 3 Nov 1969, USS Orisknay, CVA-34, Vietnam

Stephens, Sheldon R. MNCS, NUC (fourth award)

 

Stephens, MN3, NUC (w/bronze star), 18 Dec 1966-20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise, CVAN-65, 4 Dec 1966-28 Apr 1967, USS Kitty Hawk CVA-63, (MOMAT 0304) Vietnam

 

Michael Taylor, MN2, PH, 27 Aug 2008, Bala Morghab in the Murghab Valley, Afghanistan

 

Wheelock, Darrel E. MNC, NUC (w/bronze star) 18 Dec 1966-20 Jun 1967, USS Enterprise CVAN-65, 4 Dec 1966 28 Apr 1967, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA-63, (MOMAT0304)  BSV, 29 Mar 1973, CA Mau/Saigon, Vietnam

 

Wilder, E.H. MN2, NUC, 1968, USS Bon Homme Richard, CVA-31, (MOMAT 0301), Vietnam

 

Wimer, H.D. MN2, PUC, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, DM-34, Okinawa, Japan

 

Wright, Donald C. MN1, NUC, 15 Jan -27 Aug 1969, USS Kitty Hawk, CVA-63, MUC, 5 May-3 Nov 1969, USS Oriskany, CVA-34, Vietnam

 

Zaloga, Joseph E. MN3, PUC, PH, KIA, 3 May 1945, USS Aaron Ward, DM-34, Okinawa, Japan