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Navy Distinguished Service Medal

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

The DSM ranks below the Navy Cross as the third highest decoration for a Navy or Marine members. The US Army and Air Force both have equal medals.


CommanderDate  Command
USNCapt. Bristol, Jr., Arthur Leroy, USN1 Jan 1942  
USNCdr. Browning, Miles Rutherford, USN   
USNCapt. Buckmaster, Elliott, USN   USS Yorktown (i) (CV 5)
RNRBunce, Walter Henry, RNR1 Jan 1940  

RNVRCaird, Harry Williamson, RNVR3 Jan 1941  
RNVRCorke, John Bernard, RNVR11 Jul 1940  
RNRCunningham, James Patrick, RNR1 Jan 1940  

USNRear Admiral Dufek, George John, USNAug 1957  

USNRear Admiral English, Jr., Robert Henry, USN1943  

RNGunn, Phillip Leonard, RN21 Jan 1916  

RNVRJones, Geoffrey Holder, RNVR1 Jan 1941  

RNRT/Skr. Kaiser, Cyril, RNR1 Jul 1941  

RNRMacleod, Murdo, RNR1 Jan 1941  
USNT/Lt.Cdr. McCain, Jr., John Sidney, USN   USS Gunnel (253)
RNRT/Skr. McIntosh, Alexander, RNR6 May 1941  
RNRMcLeod, Murdo, RNR1 Jan 1941  

RNRNicholas, William George, RNR1 Jan 1940  

RNVROlivier, Gerard Dacres, RNVR16 Aug 1940  

USNT/Rear-Admiral Rockwell, Francis Warren, USN1 Jan 1942  

RNRShipley, Meldrum Duncan, RNR11 Jun 1942  

RNVRWakefield, Stanley Ronald, RNVR11 Jun 1942  

Note: This listing is still being compiled and some recipients might be missing.

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