Gunnery Sergeant John Basilone USMC

  WWII   United States Marine Corps
  K.I.A. on Iwo Jima, February 17, 1945
  Congressional Medal of Honor -
  Oct 24-25, 1942 on Guadalcanal
  Navy Cross Medal

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