Personal and Unit Medals and Awards



PERSONAL AWARDS EARNED ABOARD the RBA
---Bronze Star with Combat "V" and two gold stars in lieu of 2nd & 3rd awards for Combat Actions in North Vietnam waters 4/3 to 8/30 1972


---Navy Commendation Medal with Combat "V" for Combat Actions in North Vietnam waters 5 April 1972,


---Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Gold Star for Combat Operations against North Vietnam 4/2/1972


UNIT and CREW AWARDS EARNED

---Meritorious Unit Commendation for Indian Ocean Special Operations 12/71-2/72 & Combat Ops 3/31 to 12/15 1972 in North Vietnam Waters


---Combat Action Ribbon for Combat Operations, North and South Vietnam


---Vietnam Service Medal with 3 campaign stars



---Vietnam Unit Cross of Gallantry with Palm for Combat Operations at DMZ and against North Vietnam 1 April-15 November 1972


---Vietnam Defense Medal



OTHER PERSONAL AWARDS

---Meritorious Service Medal with one gold star in lieu of 2nd award 10/68 -7/71 at OP605 OPNAV and 7/76/ to 1/79 as Inspector-General for COM13

---Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal; for surveillance of Russian ships in Cuban Missile Crisis


---National Defense Service Medal



---Antarctic Expeditionary Medal Operation Deep Freeze 1966 & 1967






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