Jesse Grant Coward, USN
|Born ||10 Mar 1900||Brooklyn, New York|
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|30 Jun 1942|| ||Cdr.|
|1 Apr 1943|| ||T/Capt.|
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|USS Sterett (DD 407)||Destroyer||Apr 1941||18 Jan 1943|
Commander Jesse Grant Coward was awarded his second Navy Cross (a Gold Star) for his command of destroyer squadron FIFTY-FOUR against the Japanese at Surigao Strait during the Battle of Leyte Gulf.
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