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Paramarine WW II
Medal of Honor Recipients

Peleliu
Pfc Charles H Roan

Iwo Jima
Cpl Charles J Berry
Capt Robert H Dunlap
Pfc Donald J Ruhl
Cpl Tony Stein





Navy Cross Recipients
Gavutu
Cpl Raymond L Bray
Pfc Ronald A Burdo
Pfc Irving Cleveland
Cpl Carmen Delia
Pfc Robert G Fuller
Cpl Crescenzo P De Matteis
Pfc Ralph W Fordyce
Pvt Leo M Gagnon
Cpl George F Grady

Guadalcanal
Pfc Raymon W Herndon

Kwajalein
Cpl Alex Haluchak

Iwo Jima
Sgt Walter H Allen
Pfc Harold E Benedict
Cpl Louis H Boone Jr
Pfc D A Carson
Pfc Edward J Coleman
Cpl Cleo S Danford Jr
Cpl Charles R Edgar
Cpl John G Folsom
Pfc William A Goff
1/Sgt Harold E Harper
P/Sgt Robert Harkness
Pfc Henry A Harrison Jr
Cpl Nicolas Hernandez
Sgt Raymond G Hoffman
Pfc Donald S Howell
Sgt Donald L Hull
Pvt Harold B Jones

Okinawa
G/Sgt David D Doerr
P/Sgt John D Heim




















The 1st Marine Parachute Regiment
Roll of Honor A - J


 LastName FirstName MI Tle Rank Unit Location Date   Status Cemetery

Abraham Donald R Pfc Co I Iwo Jima 3/5/45 SS 5th M Div USA/WI
Adams George G Cpl Co E Vella Lavella 10/20/44 MIA ML
Andrews Kenneth Pfc Co F Choiseul 10/31/44 ML
Anthony Edgar O Pfc Co I Iwo Jima 3/2/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures 5th M Dv ML
Armstrong Robert S P/Sgt Co B Iwo Jima 2/20/45 USA/TX
Bachtell James D Cpl CO I Iwo Jima BS 5th M Div USA/IA
Barineau Clarence A Cpl Co A Bougainville 11/30/44 SS/MIA ML
Basile Dominic P Sgt Iwo Jima 3/6/45 BS 5th M Div HN
Baum Ralph G Sgt Hq 1 USA/NY
Bernard Morris J Cpl Co G Iwo Jima 2/19/45 SS 5th M Div USA/CA
Berry Charles J Cpl Co A Iwo Jima 3/3/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures 5th M Div USA/OH MOH*
Biggs Kempe P Pfc Co F Choiseul 10/30/43 ML
Black Samuel O Cpl Co I Iwo Jima 3/11/45 SS 5th M Div USA/CA
Block Harlon H Cpl Co Hq Iwo Jima 3/1/45  5th M Div USA/TX
Bolger Richard G Cpl Co E Iwo Jima 3/8/45 SS 5th M Div USA/CA
Boone Louis H Jr Cpl Wpns Iwo Jima 2/19/45 Navy Cross 5th HN
Borman Joseph R Pfc Co L Bougainville 12/9/43 ML
Boyd Marion R Pfc Co A USA/IN
Bray Raymond L Cpl Co B Gavutu 8/7/42 Navy Cross ML
Bresinger Joseph G Pfc Co B Gavutu 8/7/42 USA/IL
Brinkman Charles J Pfc Co G Iwo Jima BS 5th M Div USA/IL
Brzuchalski Leo M Cpl Co B Gavatu 8/7/42 USA/MO
Burdo Ronald A Pfc Co B Gavutu 8/7/42 Navy Cross USA/MI
Burri Henry J Pfc Hq 1 Gavutu 8/7/42 HN
Butler Robert F Cpl Co I Bougainville 12/9/43 MIA ML
Butts Raymond J S/Sgt 1 BN Bougainville 12/9/43 SS  USA/MO
Buty Louis F Jr Pfc Wpns Iwo Jima BS 5th M Div USA/CA
Callahan Caliste A Pfc Co A Bougainville 12/28/43 DSC ML
Campbell Alan M G/Sgt Co B Gavatu 8/7/42 USA/NC
Campbell Cornelius E Pfc 1 BN Bougainville 12/10/44 Wpns Co/MIA ML
Caples Carroll L Pfc Co A Iwo Jima 2/24/45 SS 5th M Div USA/MD
Carpenter Paul J 1/Sgt Co C Iwo Jima 3/15/45 SS 5th M Div USA/WV
Castner Howard W Pfc Co A Guadalcanal 9/14/42 HN
Claflin Lynee E Sgt CO G Iwo Jima BS 5th M Div USA/OR
Cole Victor L Cpl Hq 2 Iwo Jima 2/28/45 SS 5th M Div HN
Comstock James A P/Sgt Hq 2 Iwo Jima BS 5th M Div USA/IN
Cote Emile Jr Pfc Co C Bougainville 1/1/44 ML
Crawford Lawrence W Cpl Co C USA/MN
Crumpler Lawton Jr Pfc Co C Gavutu 8/7/42 HN
Danford Cleo S Jr Cpl 4th BN Iwo Jima 3/7/45 Navy Cross 5th USA/KS
DeMatteis Crescenzo P Cpl Co A Gavutu 8/7/42   Photo on Trooper Pictures N Cross USA/PA
Doerr David D G/Sgt Hq 1 Okinawa 4/12/45 Navy Cross 6th USA/FL
Driscoll Thomas P P/Sgt Co A Gavutu 8/7/42 SS USA/PA
Dudenake John M Pfc Co B USA/ID
Edgar Charles R Cpl Co K Iwo Jima 3/12/45 Navy Cross 5th USA/MN
Egri Andrew J Cpl Co C USA/CT
Ellison Clyde W Pvt Co B Solomon Is 8/9/42 MIA ML
Farrell Clyde R Cpl Co B Guadalcanal 9/14/42 USA/CA
Folsom John G Cpl 4th BN Iwo Jima 2/26/45 Navy Cross 5th USA/MN
Fondren Jake D Pfc Co A Gavatu 8/7/42 HN
Frackelton Harold P Jr Cpl Co E Iwo Jima 3/10/45 SS 5th M Div USA/CA
Fross Marvin D Sgt Iwo Jima 2/22/45 SS/PH(GS) HN
Gagnon Leo M Pvt Co A Gavatu 8/7/42 Navy Cross HN
Gallaher Winston C Cpl Co E Choiseul 11/3/44 ML
Gatton James W Pfc Co A Iwo Jima 3/7/45 SS 5th USA/OH
Geddings John W Cpl Co E Iwo Jima 2/22/45 SS 5th Marine HN
Gibb Glenn M Pfc Co C Bougainville 1/1/44 MIA ML
Gilless James E Pfc Co A Bougainville 11/30/44 SS/MIA ML
Goodpasture Maurice P Cpl Co K Iwo Jima BS 5th Mar Div USA/CO
Grady George F Cpl Co A Gavutu 8/7/42 Navy Cross HN
Green Carl E G/Sgt 1 BN Iwo Jima BS 5th M Div USA/WA
Griswold James A Pfc 4 BN Iwo Jima BS 5th M Div USA/KS
Groneman Laverne H Pfc 4 BN Iwo Jima BS 5th M Div USA/IL
Gruidl Leo F Pfc Co F Choiseul 10/30/43 ML
Hammond James M Jr Pfc Co C Iwo Jima 3/16/45 SS 5th USA/AL
Hanny Fred L Pfc Co A Iwo Jima BS 5th M Div USA/IL
Hanson Henry O Sgt Co E Iwo Jima 3/1/45  5th M Dv HN
Harbert Gerald D Pfc Co F Choiseul 10/30/43 ML
Harris Alexander C III Pfc Iwo Jima 3/10/45 BS 5th HN
Hennessy James F Sgt Co A Gavatu 8/7/42 HN
Hernandez Nicolas Cpl Co A Iwo Jima 3/7/45 Navy Cross 5th USA/CA
Herndon Raymon W Pfc Co A Guadalcanal 9/14/42 Navy Cross USA/DC
Hesselberg Blaine M Pfc Iwo Jima 2/22/45   Photo on Trooper Pictures USA/WI
Hirshberg Sidney Pfc Hq 1 Gavutu 8/7/42 HN
Hoffman Raymond G Sgt Co C Iwo Jima 3/2/45 Navy Cross 5th USA/PA
Hull Donald L Sgt Iwo Jima 3/26/45 Navy Cross 5th USA/WA
Hurn John P Pfc Co C USA/PA
Hutchin Issac N P/Sgt Co C Iwo Jima 3/19/45 SS 5th M Div USA/KS
James Stanley D Cpl Co A USA/PA
Jensen Clayton S Pfc Co B Gavutu 8/7/42 USA/MN
Johns Harold E Cpl Hq 1 Gavutu 8/7/42 HN
Jones Harold B Pvt 4th BN Iwo Jima 2/24/45 Navy Cross 5th HN
Jones Orland D Sgt Co B Iwo Jima 3/3/45 MIA 5th M Div HN

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books
R E L A T E D   B O O K S

Ambrose, Stephen E D-DAY June 6,1944: The Climatic Battle of WW II. 6/93, Simon & Shuster ISBN: 0671673343
Badsey , Stephen & Chandler, David G (Editor)  Arnhem 1944: Operation "Market Garden" (Campaign No.24) 1993 96p. ISBN: 1855323028
Breuer, William B Geronimo! American Paratroopers in WWII. New York: St. Martin Press, 1989 621 p. ISBN: 0-312-03350-8
Breuer, William B Operation Dragoon: The Allied Invasion of the South of France. Presidio Press, Sept 1987 261 p. ISBN: 0891413073
Davis, Donald A Lightning Strike: The Secret Mission to Kill Admiral Yamamoto and Avenge Pearl Harbor. New York: St. Martin Press, (March, 2005) 400 p. ISBN: 0-312-30906-6
D'Este, Carlo  Patton: A Genius for War 1024 pp ISBN: 0060927623
De Trez, Michel  At the Point of No Return : Pictorial History of the American Paratroopers in the Invasion of Normandy 7/98, D-Day Pub, 200 p. ISBN: 2960017617
De Trez, Michel  First Airborne Task Force: Pictorial History of the Allied Paratroopers in the Invasion of Southern France 7/98, D-Day Pub, 500 p. ISBN: 2960017625
Gavin, James M.  On to Berlin : Battles of an Airborne Commander, 1943-1946 ISBN: 0670525170
Golden, Lewis Echoes From Arnhem Penguin ISBN: 0718305213
Hove, Duane T American Warriors: Five Presidents in the Pacific Theater of WW II Burd Street Press (Oct 2003) 224 pp.  ISBN: 1572493070
MacDonald, Charles B  A Time For Trumpets: The Untold Story of the Battle of the Bulge Wm Morrow & Co (P), 720 p. ISBN: 068151574
McKenzie, John  On Time, On Target Novato, CA: Presidio, May 15,2000. 304 p. ISBN: 089 141 714 1
O'Donnell, Patrick K. Into the Rising Sun: In Their Own Words, World War II's Pacific Veterans Reveal the Heart of Combat  Free Press, 3/13/2002, 320 p. ISBN: 0743214803
Ryan, Cornelius  A Bridge Too Far 670p. ISBN: 0684803305
Wildman, John B All Americans 82nd Airborne. Meadowlands Militaria, 6/83 ISBN:091 208 1007
The Center of Military History The War in the Mediterranean: A WWII Pictorial History Brasseys, Inc., 465 p. ISBN:1574881302
Yardley, Doyle R  Home Was Never Like This. Yardley Enterprises, Aug, 2002, 312 p. ISBN:0971743908


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