List of Personnel in the Immediate Area Saved by the Heroic Action of Clifford C. Sims

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List of Personnel in the Immediate Area Saved by the Heroic Action of Clifford C. Sims  (1968) 
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This list identifies the individuals whose lives were saved by the actions of Staff Sergeant Clifford C. Sims, who distinguished himself on 21 February 1968 in the battle of Hue, Republic of Vietnam. As a result of this list, and statements made by others in Staff Sergeant Sims unit, he was awarded posthumously the Congressional Medal of Honor. In an extraordinary occurrence, Staff Sergeant Joe Hooper of the same company earned the Congressional Medal of Honor on the same day.

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PERSONNEL IN THE IMMEDIATE AREA SAVED BY THE HEROIC ACTION


MEMBERS OF THE SECOND SQUAD, SECOND PLATOON, COMPANY D:

  1. Sp4 Larry R. Acra
  2. PFC Lester H. Heiserman
  3. Sgt Gary O. Parnell
  4. Sp4 David Troutman
  5. Pvt Lucus Rufus
  6. Sp4 Salvatore Bongiorno


MEMBERS OF THE COMPANY HEADQUARTERS GROUP:

  1. 1Lt Cleo C. Hogan, CO
  2. 2Lt Mike Watson, FO
  3. Sgt Lawrence Marunchuck, RTO
  4. Sp4 Virgil Meyers, RTO
  5. Sp4 James Noe, RTO
  6. Sp4 Danny Gipson, RTO


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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).