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Distinguished Service Cross (DSC)

This decoration was instituted in 1918 to award any person serving in the Army, or officers and men of military forces allied to the United States, for 'having distinguished himself by extraordinary heroism against an armed enemy in circumstances which do not justify the award of the Medal of Honor'. Further acts of gallantry justifying the grant of the decoration, a bronze oak cluster is awarded to be worn on the ribbon. The decoration can also be awarded posthumously.
The cross is made of bronze with the American spread eagle on it. Below the eagle is a scroll with the inscription: 'For Valor'. The ribbon is blue with narrow white and red stripes at either edge.
The first hundred decorations that were made had the arms of the cross decorated with oak leaves, in later models the leaves are omitted.

Grid List
Abcede, Salvador* 1914
September 19th, 2008

Abrams, Creighton Williams, Jr.* September 15th, 1914
September 4th, 1974

Acheson, Robert B.* January 25th, 1912

Ahearn, John Littleton* November 30th, 1914
June 23rd, 2004

Akahoshi, Irving M.* January 15th, 1920

Alexander, Marshall* November 23rd, 1918

Alexander, Paul Edwin June 14th, 1944
Plot: E Row: 14 Grave: 39

Alison, John R.* November 21st, 1912
June 6th, 2011

Allen, George A. November 10th, 1943

Armellino, John Ralph* February 21st, 1921
September 17th, 2004

Atchley, John E.* 1924
January 3rd, 1945
Plot: E Row: 12 Grave: 8

Averitte, Archie F. September 2nd, 1944

Awakuni, Masao* April 19th, 1918
January 18th, 1991