Dilmus Brown

Photo of Dilmus Brown Private USMC

Citation:

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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All Rights Reserved   Ed Gordon
10/13/2004