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John R. McGowan

Coast Guard Medal

Date(s) of action: 10-May-02
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Coast Guard Medal to Ensign John R. McGowan, United States Coast Guard, for extraordinary heroism on the afternoon of 10 May 2002 when he rescued the driver of a burning car on Interstate 40 in Belcamp, Maryland.…
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Robert Silber McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 24-Jun-69
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting a Second Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Third Award of the Silver Star to Lieutenant Colonel (Armor) Robert Silber McGowan (ASN: 0-66360), United States Army, for gallantry…
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Robert Silber McGowan

Distinguished Service Cross

Date(s) of action: 2-Mar-69
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918 (amended by act of July 25, 1963), takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross to Lieutenant Colonel (Armor) Robert Silber McGowan (ASN: 0-66360), United States Army, for extraordinary heroism in connection with military…
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Robert Silber McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: 15-Feb-69
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting a Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Second Award of the Silver Star to Lieutenant Colonel (Armor) Robert Silber McGowan (ASN: 0-66360), United States Army, for gallantry in…
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Robert Silber McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: January 25 - 26, 1969
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Lieutenant Colonel (Armor) Robert Silber McGowan (ASN: 0-66360), United States Army, for heroism in connection with military operations against a hostile force. Lieutenant Colonel McGowan distinguished…
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Gary U. McGowan

Soldier's Medal

Date(s) of action: October 6, 1967
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 2, 1926, takes pleasure in presenting the Soldier's Medal to Specialist Fifth Class Gary U. McGowan (ASN: RA-14932404), United States Army, for heroism not involving actual conflict with an armed enemy force while serving with the…
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James A. McGowan

Distinguished Flying Cross

Date(s) of action: 12-Jul-67
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 2, 1926, takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Captain James A. McGowan, United States Army, for heroism while participating in aerial flight evidenced by voluntary action above and beyond the call of duty…
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Arthur J. McGowan , Jr.

Distinguished Service Cross

Date(s) of action: February 27 & 28, 1966
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918 (amended by act of July 25, 1963), takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross to First Lieutenant (Infantry) Arthur J. McGowan, Jr. (ASN: 0-5317345), United States Army, for extraordinary heroism in connection with…
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Donald Wilson McGowan

Army Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: November 1955 - August 1963
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Army Distinguished Service Medal to Major General Donald Wilson McGowan (ASN: 0-179512), United States Army, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the…
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William G. McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: Korean War
(UNCONFIRMED - Citation Needed): William G. McGowan, United States Army, is reported to have been awarded the Silver Star under the below-listed General Orders for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with the 25th Infantry Division in Korea.
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Eugene S. McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: Korean War
(UNCONFIRMED - Citation Needed): Eugene S. McGowan, United States Army, is reported to have been awarded the Silver Star under the below-listed General Orders for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with the 3d Infantry Division in Korea.
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Donald McGowan , Jr.

Prisoner of War Medal

Date(s) of action: May 25, 1951 - MIA In Captivity
Private First Class Donald McGowan, Jr. (ASN: RA-16214728), United States Army, was held as a Prisoner of War after he was captured on 25 May 1951 during the Korean War. He was unaccounted for after the war and is presumed to have died or been killed while in captivity.
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William F. McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
(UNCONFIRMED - Citation Needed): William F. McGowan, United States Army, is reported to have been awarded the Silver Star under the below-listed General Orders for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with the 9th Infantry Division during World War II.
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Edward Charles McGowan

Navy Cross

Date(s) of action: 7-Apr-45
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant Edward Charles McGowan, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in operations against the enemy while serving as Pilot of a carrier-based Navy Fighter Plane in Fighting Squadron NINE (VF-9), attached to the U.S.S.…
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Francis McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: March 6, 1945
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Private First Class Francis McGowan (ASN: 31466392), United States Army, for gallantry in action while serving with Company A, 253d Infantry Regiment, 63d Infantry Division, in…
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Glenn Joseph McGowan

Distinguished Service Cross

Date(s) of action: February 4, 1945
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross to Colonel (Infantry), [then Lieutenant Colonel] Glenn Joseph McGowan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations against an armed enemy at Paranaque,…
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Thomas E. McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
(UNCONFIRMED - Citation Needed): Thomas E. McGowan, United States Army, is reported to have been awarded the Silver Star under the below-listed General Orders for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with the 34th Infantry Division during World War II.
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George A. McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
(UNCONFIRMED - Citation Needed): George A. McGowan, United States Army, is reported to have been awarded the Silver Star under the below-listed General Orders for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with the 34th Infantry Division during World War II.
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John R. McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
(UNCONFIRMED - Citation Needed): John R. McGowan, United States Army, is reported to have been awarded the Silver Star under the below-listed General Orders for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with the 7th Infantry Division during World War II.
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John P. McGowan

Silver Star

Date(s) of action: World War II
(UNCONFIRMED - Citation Needed): John P. McGowan, United States Army, is reported to have been awarded the Silver Star under the below-listed General Orders for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with the 79th Infantry Division during World War II.
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