Volume 1 of 2. A Complete List of Awards of the Congressional Medal of Honour, the Distinguished Service Cross (DSC) and the Distinguished Service Medal (DSM). Awarded under Authority of the Congress of the USA 1862-1926. Details on each recipient include place of birth, place of residence on entry into the service, where the award was won with citation and number of the General Order authorising the award. Names are arranged alphabetically, and in the case of posthumous awards name and relationship of the next-of kin receiving the award are given. Foreign holders of the DSC and DSM are listed by countries.After all the officers of his company had become casualties, Corporal Davis took command, displaying exceptional ... After a brief engagement his guns jammed, but, after repairing the jam in the air and under heavy fire, he returned to the fight, anbsp;...
|Title||:||American Decorations (1862-1926) Volume 1|
|Author||:||The Office of the Adjutant General of the Army|
|Publisher||:||Andrews UK Limited - 2012-04-02|