The Distinguished Service Cross, also known as the DSC, is our Nation's second highest award for valor, second only to the Medal of
Honor.  The Distinguished Service Cross was created during the First World War and was signed into law by President Woodrow
Wilson on January 2, 1918.

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Rank     Name                                               City, State                             Type Mem  D.o.D.       Panel        Yrs Served
PFC
SGT
PFC
SP4
?
?
SSGT
SP4
SSGT
SP4
?
PFC
?
SP4
SGT                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
SGT                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
PFC
SP4
SGT
SGT
SSGT
1LT
SP4
?
SGT
SGT
SP4
PFC
PFC
SP4
?
SP4
SGT
?
SP4
SGT
SP4
SP4
SSGT
CPT
SGT
SSGT
SP4
?
PFC
?
SSGT
SP4                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
SGT
SP4
SP4
?
E-7
?
SSGT
SP4
SP4
SGT
PFC                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
E-4
SGT
SGT
SP4
SP4
SP4
PFC                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
SP4
?
SGT
SP4
SGT
SP4
?
PFC
SP4
SP4
?
1LT
PFC
?
1LT
SP4
SGT                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
SGT
SP4
?
SP4
?
SGT
SGT
SP4
1LT
SGT
SP4
SSGT                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
PFC
SP4
1LT
SGT                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
SGT                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
SP4
SGT
SGT
SGT
1LT
SP4
?
SGT
SSGT
CPL                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
SGT
SGT
SGT
SGT                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
SP4
E-5
SGT
SGT
SP4
CPL
?
SGT
SP4
?
SGT
SGT
PFC                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
SP4
SP4
SFC
SP4
SP4
SP4
1LT
?
SGT
SGT
SGT                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
?
SP5
SGT
SGT
SGT
SP4                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
?
?
SP4
?
SSGT
SP4
SP4
CPL                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
SP4
SP4
SP4
1SGT
SGT
SSGT
SP4
SGT
SP5
PFC
SGT
SGT
SP4
SGT                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
?
SGT
SP4
SGT
SP4
SGT
SGT
?
PFC
PFC
SP4
SP4
?
SGT
E-5
SP4
?
?
1SGT
SP4                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
SGT
SP4
SP4
SP4
MAJ
SGT
SP4
CPL                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
PFC
SP4


WAMEGO, KS





RICHMOND, TX
EFFINGHAM, GA
HORTON, KS



MARSHALL, TX
SLATE HILL, NY

KEARNEY, NE


KILLINGWORTH, CT
NEW YORK, NY

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA
MT VERNON, NY

MO



BRUCE, WI
MERRITT ISLAND, FL


SAN RENO LI, NY

COLMA, CA


VINE GROVE, KY







RAYTOWN, MO




LUBBOCK, TX


PORT JERVIS, NY
LIVE OAK, CA
NORTH FORT MYERS, FL
DETROIT, MI
ESPERANCE, NY

EPPING, NH



NILES, OH

VALLEY HEAD, AL


HINSDALE, IL
WV
BUFFALO, NY
FRESNO, CA


NEEDHAM, AL
KALISPELL, MT

HOGANSVILLE, GA


COOKEVILLE, TN
FT MYERS BEACH, FL

OR
TALLASSEE, AL
BANCROFT, MI

OAKWOOD, GA
WADESVILLE, IN

CRANE HILL, AL
OWENSVILLE, IN
FOLEY, AL
GULFPORT, MS

LONG LANE, MO
NEW YORK, NY
TRAER, IA
EXETER, NH

RUCKERSVILLE, VA
LAKEFIELD, MN
CANBY, OR

LOWELL, OH

MANY, LA
NEW YORK, NY

SEDONA, AZ

BENSENVILLE, IL

BROWNS MILLS, NJ



LITTLETON, CO
ARTHUR, IL

JOHNSON CITY, NY
ALLENDALE, MI

HASTINGS, MI
GALLATIN, TN


DOWAGIAC, MI



HILLSBOROUGH, CA
FT STOCKTON, TX


MARKLEVILLE, IN
MARIETTA, GA
ROBINSON, TX

PAXINOS, PA
LEE, FL
WAUSA, NE



LEAVENWORHT, KS

WHITTIER, CA

DALLAS, TX
EGG HARBOR, WI



EAST TAWAS, MI
STEWART, TN
CAPE CORAL, FL
CT


ORMOND BEACH, FL

WHITEHALL, PA
OAK GROVE, MO
JOLIETTE, FL

GAINESVILLE, GA
KALAMAZOO, MI
MERRIMACK, NH


BUTLER, NJ


LAKE IN THE HILLS, IL



LUDINGTON, MI

BEAUMONT, TX
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA
SC
RIALTO, CA




GERMANY,


PALOS VERDES PENINSULA, CA
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
UNL
MEM
DIE
MEM
UNL
DIE
UNL
KIA
KIA
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
MEM
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
UNL
MEM
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
DIE
UNL
KIA
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
KIA
MEM
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
KIA
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
MEM
UNL
UNL
MEM
UNL
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
KIA
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
KIA
UNL
UNL
UNL
KIA
KIA
MEM
UNL
DIE
UNL
MEM
UNL
UNL
UNL
MEM
KIA
UNL
MEM
UNL
KIA
DIE
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
MEM
MEM
UNL
UNL
MEM
UNL
UNL
KIA
UNL
UNL
DIE
DIE
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
KIA
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
MEM
KIA
UNL
DIE
UNL
MEM
UNL
UNL
UNL
KIA
UNL
UNL
UNL
DIE
DIE
MEM
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
MEM
UNL
UNL
KIA
UNL
UNL
MEM
DIE
MEM
UNL
UNL
MEM
UNL
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
DIE
UNL
UNL
KIA
UNL
UNL
UNL
UNL
DIE
UNL
DIE
KIA
UNL
UNL
               Codes to Type Mem
MEM = Member of Chapter        UNL  = Unlocated info questionable
DIE   = Died after combat           KIA   = Killed in action     




6/15/1994




2/1/1989




3/21/1969
10/26/1970



















5/23/1989









10/18/1996

3/7/1970

8/1/1976


1/26/2001





3/21/1969






6/26/1970













12/14/2007


1/10/1971




6/19/2006






3/21/1969



3/21/1969
6/22/1969


6/16/2012






3/21/1969



3/21/1969
11/19/2008











10/16/1968


11/11/2001
7/12/2008

2/6/2007




4/30/1970





5/6/1970

2/29/1972





3/21/1969




9/27/2011








3/21/1969



4/1/1994






2./2/2017








3/7/1970




7/29/1995

2/1/1980
3/7/1970














29W095
06W022































13W091










29W098






09W094
















05W037











29W100



29W100
22W112









29W102



29W102












41W067










11W076





11W116







28W002













28W003



















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ABRAM, JAMES W
ALDERINK, DANIEL C
ALTWEGG, DAVID E
ANNIS, TERRY
ARMSTRONG, THOMAS
ARNDT, MICHAEL J
ARNETT, RICHARD C
ATKINS, STEVEN C
BARHAM, BRET L
BECK, ROBERT L
BEHRNES, GARY L
BELL, RONALD C
BIGGERS, EARL
BISSONNETTE, THOMAS L
BLAIR, PATRICK LYNN
BOHNWAGNER, PETER PAUL
BOLT, JERREL
BOOTH, ROGER
BOWLING, FRED R
BRADBURY, THOMAS P
BRECK, WILLIAM "BILL" D
BRESCIANI, ARTHUR W
BRIDGE, DONALD F
BRIDGES, JIM
BRONK, ERIC CHESS
BROTHERTON, PAUL V
BRUMMETT, BEWEL J  JR
BURCHARDT, STEPHEN C
BURSON, CARL M
BYUS, DANNY M
CAMPBELL, RONALD E
CAREW, JAMES T
CASTLE, BOB
CHILDRESS, GARLAND
CHIUCHIOLO, JOHN A
CIANCIO, JOSEPH MICHAEL
CLARK, DENNIS D  (DOC)
CLUCAS, DOUGLAS A
COLE, JOHN S
COLGAN, EUGENE "GENE" D  (also "C")
CONLEY, CASEY
CONNELLY, CASEY
COON, STEPHEN E
COOPER, EDWARD L
COREY, BILL
CRATER, ANDREW
CRISSMAN, DONALD E
DAVIS, CLIFFORD MORRIS  JR
DOMENICI, MICHAEL S
DOWLESS, GARY T
DOWNIE, STEPHEN G
DREW,  "DOC"
DUARTE, MANUEL F  (POP FRANK)
DUMAG, FREDERICK
DURNIL, LARRY L
ECCLESTON, ALAN S
EPPERSON, DALE G
ESTES, DAVID L  III
EWING, JERRY LEE   (D.S.C.)
FARNUM, JOHN W
FELINSKI, CHARLES  (also "C")
FENSTERMAKER, JERRY G
FEREBEE, EDWARD
FIELD, AMMON H
FIELDS, EUGENE
FLECK, GARY LEE
FLOREZ, TONY
FRAZIER, BOBBY L
FREY, GLENN E
GARCIA, JOHN G
GAWEL, FRANK J
GENT, RONALD L
GERWITZ, RICHARD A
GONZALES, LUIS
GOREE, J W
GRAFTON, DENNIS
GROGAN, ARTHUR MIKE
HADLY, DAVID M  (DAVE)
HARREN, LEE C
HARRIS, AARON LEE  JR
HART, WAYNE R
HENSON, ROY J
HICKEY, JERRY THOMAS
HILL, EDWARD L
HOLT, CHARLES D
HOOPER, ROBERT L  SR
HORNSBY, JON
HULL, GEORGE D
JARMON, CARLOS J
JARRARD, MICHAEL T
JARVIS, STEPHEN W
JOHNSON, DONALD W
JONES, DARRYL E
JONES, GARY J
JONES, LOUIS HENDERSON
JORDAN, LEROY
KANGAS, DAVID A
KECK, DENNIS L
KERR, WESLEY SHEPPARD
KOPRIVA, JOHN GAYLORD
KUBIK, GERALD  "JAKE"
LAMPKINS, J D
LANGLEY, ROGER G
LAPPE, DAVID A
LARIOS, RODERICK F
LAWRENCE, RONNIE E
LENT, BRUCE A
LESLIE, JAMES A
LIDBETTER, MICHAEL
LOPEZ, RICARDO
LOWERY, ROBERT R
LUKICH, MILAN L
MALLARD, RONALD L
MARSCHALL, ALAN FREDRIC
MARTIN, BERNARD J  JR
MARTIN, JOHN P
MAYO, DEWEY
MC CAMBRIDGE, JOE
MC COY, FELIX E
MC GRAW, JOHN M
MCGRATH, JOHN D
MENDELL, MICHAEL
MENDES, ABEL D
MEYER, JOHN
MIELECH, EDWARD T
MILLER, DONALD
MILLER, GLENN STANFORD
MONEY, CHARLES W
MOORE, DAVID R
MUSIAL, JOSEPH W
NELSON, ALBERT
NEWBERN, WILL E
NEWTON, CARL W
NEWTON, GARY D
NEYLAND, DAVID
O'BRIEN, RANDALL L
OLZASKI, RUSSELL
PADGETT, JON LESLIE
PANTER, DENNY
PARKER, RONNIE W
PATE, WILLIAM I  JR
PAWELCZYK, EDWARD S
PAXTON, GARY
PEARSON, MICKEY DON
PESTANO, BILL
PEYTON, CORNELL
PFISTER, STEPHEN G
PITTMAN, ROY
POLLACEK, LUDWIK
QUINTERO, RUBEN
RASPLICKA, STEVEN D
RIGGINS, ROBERT LUCIAN  JR
RIPP, DAVID G
ROBINSON, CARL D
RODDY, HOWARD L
RODRIGUEZ, JUAN R
ROOK, JAMES J
ROPER, RONALD
ROSADO, ALBERTO  (also "C")
ROZBICKI, RICHARD L
RUEHRUP, JAMES
RUTLEDGE, JOHNNY J
SAXON, MICHAEL A (TONY)
SCHAEFER, FRANCIS J  JR
SECHLER, DALE C
SHERMAN, WILLIAM WARREN
SHORTER, JAMES
SKREBEL, RICHARD A
SMITH, FREDRICK A
SMITH, KEITH L
SMITH, THOMAS W
SNYDER, WILLIAM R  JR
SPANNAGEL, JAMES H
SPRANZANI, RONALD C
STEVENS, DAVID L
STILTNER, JESSIE
STROUD, ALLEN D
STUART, KENNETH J
TAYLOR, HAROLD E
THOENE, GERALD A
TOMINSKI, ROGER D
TOPPING, LASH L
TRAIL, PATRICK
UELZE, WILLIAM L "BILL"
VALENTINE, ALLEN L
VAN HORN, CHARLES ALBERT
VASQUEZ, ALFREDO C
VASSAK, CHARLES J
WADE, ROBERT W
WARNEY, WAYNE G
WEISKIRCH, THOMAS N
WHEELER, GEORGE E
WHITE, DUANE L
WHITLOW, THOMAS JAMES  JR
WILLIAMS, JAMES L
YOUNG, JOSEPH
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