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GEN. CURTIS E. LEMAY'S AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

Posted 6/13/2006 Printable Fact Sheet
 
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Gen. Curtis E. LeMay. (U.S. Air Force photo)
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United States
Distinguished Service Cross
Distinguished Service Medal with 2 oak leaf clusters
Silver Star
Distinguished Flying Cross with 2 oak leaf clusters
Air Medal with 3 oak leaf clusters
Distinguished Unit Citation with 1 oak leaf cluster
American Defense Service Medal
American Campaign Medal
European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal with 3 service stars
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal with 4 service stars
World War II Victory Medal
Army of Occupation Medal with the Berlin Airlift emblem
Medal for Humane Action
National Defense Service Medal

Argentina
Order of Aeronautical Merit — Grades of Grand Official and Grand Cross

Belgium
Croix de Guerre with Palm

Brazil
Order of the Southern Cross and Order of Aeronautical Merit

Chile
Order of Merit and Medalla Militar de Primera Clase

Ecuador
Order of Aeronautical Merit (Knight Commander)

France
Legion of Honor — Degree of Commander and Croix de Guerre with Palm

Great Britain
Distinguished Flying Cross

Japan
The First Class of the Order of the Rising Sun (presented Dec. 7, 1964)

Morocco
Oissam Alaouite

Sweden
Commander of the Grand Cross of the Royal Order of the Sword

Uraguay
Aviador Militar Honoris Causa (Piloto Commandante)

U.S.S.R
Order of Patriotic War — 1st Degree







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