Medal Awards (Operation Sunken Lane) - 14JUL19 - S1 Completed

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  1. Vermeulen.A

    Vermeulen.A S1 Officer in Charge Captain Active Member

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    The Army Commendation Medal w/Valor Device

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    Is Awarded To

    Sergeant John Velasquez

    For heroism in action under direct enemy fire while serving as an infantryman in the 7th Cavalry Regiment during combat operations near St. Marie du Mont on 06/07/1944. Under withering assault from enemy infantry at Brecourt Manor, Sergeant Velasquez reacted to his building being breached by destroying four enemy infantry in a span of seconds, undoubtedly saving the life of his section and platoon leader. John Velasquez's dedication and heroism are in keeping with the highest traditions of the military forces of the United States and reflect great credit upon himself and the 7th Cavalry Regiment.

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    The Army Commendation Medal
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    Specialist Edward Myles

    For intrepidity in action while serving as a Squad Leader in the 7th Cavalry Regiment during combat operations near St. Marie du Mont on 06/07/1944. Through calm and authoritative leadership, SPC. Myles led his section to victory in the defense of Brecourt Manor, resulting in the elite performance of his section during the operation. Edward Myles' intrepidity, skill and quick thinking are in keeping with the highest traditions of the military forces of the United States and reflect great credit upon himself and the 7th Cavalry Regiment.


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  2. Medic.S

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  3. Barton.E

    Barton.E B/1-7 Trooper Corporal Active Member

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