Dilmus Brown

Photo of Dilmus Brown Private USMC


The Navy Cross is awarded to Private Dilmus Brown, United States Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism in action in the Bois de Belleau (Belleau Woods) , France, June 11, 1918. After all the other members of his squad had become casualties, Private Brown, single-handed, charged and captured a hostile machine gun.


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