Category: Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Palm

Categories: Vietnam, Military Decorations | Foreign and International Awards Authorized for US Armed Forces

This category contains profiles of recipients of this award.

The Gallantry Cross (Vietnamese: Anh Dũng Bội Tinh) is a military decoration of the former Government of South Vietnam (Republic of Vietnam). The medal was created on August 15, 1950 and was awarded to military personnel, civilians, and Armed Forces units and organizations in recognition of deeds of valor or heroic conduct while in combat with the enemy.

The Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross was awarded in four degrees, with a basic medal followed by higher degrees which were the equivalent of personal citations on an organizational level (also known as having been "mentioned in dispatches"). The degrees of the Gallantry Cross are as follows:

  • Gallantry Cross with Palm: cited at the Armed Forces level
  • Gallantry Cross with Gold Star: cited at the Corps level
  • Gallantry Cross with Silver Star: cited at the Division level
  • Gallantry Cross with Bronze Star: cited at the Regiment or Brigade level

See Wikipedia:Gallantry_Cross_(Vietnam)


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Person Profiles (47)

A

25 Jun 1941 Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, United States - 12 Aug 1969 photo
03 Dec 1932 New York, United States - 20 Jan 2012 photo
Living Allen photo
12 Aug 1947 Havana, Gadsden, Florida, United States - 23 Feb 1969 photo
24 Jun 1919 Morgantown, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States - 12 Nov 2015 photo

B

29 Dec 1949 Staples, Todd, Minnesota, United States - 14 May 2021 photo
14 Aug 1947 Dania Beach, Broward, Florida, United States - 09 Jul 1969 photo
22 Feb 1945 Belle Glade, Florida, United States - 11 Dec 1965 photo
05 Feb 1922 Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States - 30 Oct 2008 photo
06 Nov 1945 Bronson, Levy, Florida, United States - 15 May 1968 photo
11 Jun 1946 Daytona Beach, Volusia, Florida, United States - 07 Oct 1966 photo
03 Jul 1938 Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States - 03 Jan 2017 photo
13 Jan 1946 Baldwin, Duval, Florida, United States - 20 Jan 1969 photo

C

22 Jun 1941 Edison, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States - 13 Jun 2021 photo
Living Crawford photo
24 Dec 1914 St Paul. Minnesota, United States - 02 Jan 1985 photo

D

22 Dec 1932 Bennettsville, Marlboro, South Carolina, USA - 27 Jun 2011 photo
01 Aug 1941 Port Barre, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States - 09 Jul 1966

E

05 Mar 1928 Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, United States - 16 Jun 2014

G

21 Sep 1948 - 03 Mar 1969
23 May 1946 Edinburg, Hidalgo County, Texas United States of America - 04 Feb 1968

H

08 Aug 1938 Piedmont, South Carolina, USA - 06 May 1979 photo

J

12 Jun 1935 Hope, Hempstead, Arkansas, United States - 13 Jan 2022 photo
03 May 1944 Flagstaff, Coconino, Arizona, United States - 28 Nov 1970 photo
04 Jun 1941 Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States - 02 Feb 2017

K

21 May 1944 Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States - 05 Sep 2010 photo

L

07 Jul 1943 Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States - 08 Jun 1969 photo

M

Living Madison photo
30 May 1947 New York, United States - 10 Nov 1968 photo
17 Oct 1932 New Blaine, Arkansas - 18 Jun 1999 photo
07 Feb 1944 Los Angeles, California, USA - 03 Jan 2016 photo
16 Jul 1935 Atlanta, Georgia - 02 Apr 2014 photo

N

09 Nov 1928 Niles, Trumbull, Ohio, United States - 16 Jun 2007 photo

O

22 Nov 1943 Poston, Pinal, Arizona, United States - 27 Sep 2020

P

abt 1952 Delaware, United States - 19 Jul 2021 photo
07 Nov 1945 Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States - 19 Aug 1968 photo
20 Aug 1943 Sacaton, Arizona, United States - 11 Oct 1966 photo
30 Aug 1930 Lake City, Craighead, Arkansas, United States - 18 Oct 1999 photo
18 Aug 1945 Camp LeJeune North Carolina - 11 May 1994

R

12 Jan 1938 Eudora, Chicot, Arkansas, United States - 15 Nov 2015 photo
12 Jul 1929 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States - 07 Aug 2010 photo

S

25 Jul 1933 Hobart, Tasmania, Australia - 20 Aug 2023 photo

W

24 Jul 1936 North Tazewell, Tazewell, Virginia, United States - 05 May 1991
13 Mar 1937 Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia - 13 Nov 1965 photo
1930s - 2010s Privacy Level: Private with Public Biography and Family Tree (Yellow) photo

Z

29 Nov 1920 City and County of San Francisco, California, USA - 02 Jan 2000 photo




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