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FLEMING-RICHARD

RICHARD  EUGENE FLEMING

Rate/Rank
CAPT
Service Branch
USMCR 00/1939 - 6/1942
Born
11/02/1917
ST. PAUL, MN
KILLED IN ACTION - RICHARD WAS KIA AT HIS DIVE AND BOMB DROP ON THE JAPANESE DESTROYER MIKUMA AT 6-5-1942, EARNED THE MEDAL OF HONOR (POSTHUMOUSLY)
SIGNIFICANT DUTY STATIONS
MARINE SCOUT BOMBING SQUADRON 241 (VMSB-241), BATTLE OF MIDWAY
SIGNIFICANT AWARDS
MEDAL OF HONOR
PURPLE HEART
AMERICAN CAMPAIGN MEDAL
ASIATIC-PACIFIC CAMPAIGN MEDAL
MARINE PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION
COMBAT ACTION RIBBON
MARINE CORPS GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL
MARINE EXPEDITIONARY MEDAL
WORLD WAR II VICTORY MEDAL
SERVICE MEMORIES