Citation: Air Medal with Gold Stars (posthumously) for service April 11-July 22, 1967

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Citation: Air Medal with Gold Stars (posthumously) for service April 11-July 22, 1967
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United States (creator)
Date Created
1967
Abstract
This is a photocopy of the original of citation. It was awarded posthumously to Captain Kenneth Berube and reads in part: "For meritorious achievement in aerial flight as a designated Naval Aviator in Marine Squadron TWO HUNDRED ELEVEN during combat missions in support of the Republic of Vietnam from 11 April to 22 July 1967. Completing numerous missions during this period while often exposed to hostile fire at close range, Captain Berube (then First Lieutenant) contributed materially to the success of his squadron. His courage and devotion to duty in the face of hazardous flying conditions were in keeping with the highest traditions of the Marine Corps and the United States Naval Service. For the President, Paul R. Ignatius, Secretary of the Navy"
Keywords
Air pilots, Military
Airplanes
Piloting
Medals, badges, decorations, etc.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Aerial operations, American
Notes
Digital object made available by : Brown University Library, John Hay Library, University Archives and Manuscripts, Box A, Brown University, Providence, RI, 02912, U.S.A., (http://library.brown.edu/)

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United States, "Citation: Air Medal with Gold Stars (posthumously) for service April 11-July 22, 1967" (1967). Kenneth Berube (Class of 1966) oral history and papers relating to the Vietnam War. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library. https://repository.library.brown.edu/studio/item/bdr:404761/

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