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Sergeant Darrell Samuel Cole "The Fighting Field Musician"


World War II · US Marine Corps · Sergeant

Rank: Sergeant
United States of America
U

nited States Marine who posthumously received the United States' highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his conspicuous gallantry at the Battle of Iwo Jima during World War II.

1939 - 1945 World War II
Served For
United States of America
Conflict Period
World War II
Branch
Marine Corps
Rank
Sergeant
Gold Star
Medal of Honor
Award - 19 Feb 1945
Purple Heart
Presidential Citation
Bronze Star
American Defense Service Medal
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
World War II Victory Medal
Enemy Grenade
Casualty - 19 Feb 1945
Iwo Jima

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