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Sig 1c Douglas Munro
U. S. Coast Guard (USCG)

Wartime History
On September 27, 1942 Sig 1c Douglas Munro supported the withdrawal of U. S. Marines from the Point Cruz area on the north coast of Guadalcanal. Afterwards, he earned the Medal of Honor, the only U. S. Coast Guard member to earn the Un

Medal of HonorPosthumous Medal of Honor (27 September 1942)
Citation: "For extraordinary heroism..."

 

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