Navy Rear Admiral Daniel Callaghan was awarded the honor posthumously for his actions in World War II.
Sergeant Major Daniel Daly served from 1900 TO 1919
Jacklyn “Jack” Lucas was only 17 YEARS OLD.
Captain Arthur Jackson was a Private First Class at the time. His actions were cited as the reason the Allies were able to take THE ISLAND.
It wasn't a medal, but it's worth noting that this young man showed excellent LEADERSHIP POTENTIAL.
The ship will be named for SEAL plank holder SOLOMON ATKINSTON.
The Navy Ensign was the first aviator to earn the MEDAL.
Marine Corps 1st Lieutenant Harvey Barnum was honored for his SERVICE IN VIETNAM.
Specialist Rene Rodriguez stopped a VIOLENT ASSAULT.
Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Anthony Anglikowski thrives on UNPREDICTABILITY.
The Lake Washington & Everett Council of the Navy League of US espouses to NLUS's four goals:
Educate national leaders and the nation * Support the men and women of the sea services
Provide assistance to sea service families * Support youth programs
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