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Silver Star Receipients (3 of 3)

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PANEL
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ORDER
NAME Last
NAME First
*
CITATION
Note
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17
4
WHEATLEY
James, D.
(living)
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3
17
1
YAMASHIRO
Gorodn, K.
(living)
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#6
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5
15
3
YOSHIDA
Minoru
(p)
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3
18
2
YOSHINAGA
Akira
(p)
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NOTES

  • #1 Hisaoka was awarded two Silver Stars.
  • #2 Kawakami's Silver Star was issued under a different last name, Kawamoto
  • #3 Matsuoka's first name of Satoshi leads us to this entry for Walter Satoshi Kadota
  • #4 Shimabukuro's Silver Star citation uses the first name of Hideichi rather than Tomoaki
  • #5 Takeba was awarded two Silver Stars.
  • #6 Yamashiro received both the DSC and SS. The SS was awarded while he lived, the DSC was awarded posthumously.

* denotes whether the medal was awarded posthumously ( p ) or while the soldier was alive ( living )

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