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The American Medal of Honor was awarded posthumously 266 times for actions during the Second World War?


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Awards with a complete personslist

Victoria Cross (VC)Navy CrossCommandeur der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.2)Vapaudenristin Suurristi (VR SR / VR SR mk)George CrossRidder vierde klasse der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.4)Ritterkreuz des Kriegsverdienstkreuzes in Gold ohne SchwerternRitterkreuz, Goldener Eichenlaub mit Schwertern und BrillantenNahkampfspange in GoldMedal of Honor - Navy/Marine Corps (MoH)Ordinul Mihai Viteazul 1st ClassOrden PobedaEhrentafelspange der KriegsmarineDeutscher Orden des Gro▀deutschen ReichesDickin Medal
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