On December 23, 2009, this Nation lost its most highly decorated soldier is Colonel Robert Howard, the only person ever to be recommended for the Medal of Honor 3 times in 18 months. His awards include...Medal of Honor, two Distinguished Service Cross(es), Silver Star, Bronze Star Medal w/3 oak leaf clusters, Purple Heart w/7 oak leaf clusters...

On December this Nation lost its most highly decorated soldier is Colonel Robert Howard, the only person ever to be recommended for the Medal.

Oak leaf cluster - Wikipedia

Oak leaf cluster - Wikipedia

Colonel David Haskell Hackworth (1930-2005). One of America's most decorated heroes. Distinguished Service Cross with Oak Leaf Cluster, Silver Star with nine Oak Leaf Clusters, Legion of Merit with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star Medal with "V" Device and seven Oak Leaf Clusters (Seven of the awards for heroism), Purple Heart with seven Oak Leaf Clusters.....Visit Page

David Hackworth, affectionately known as “Hack,” was a one-of-a-kind American soldier and a legend among the troops.

Valor awards for COL (then CPT) Lewis Lee "Red" Millett (1920-2009) US Army. Medal of Honor for action in Soam-ni, Korea, on 7 February 1951. Colonel Millett served over 30 years, in 3 wars. In addition to the Medal of Honor he was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross, Silver Star, Legion of Merit with Oak Leaf Cluster, Bronze Star with "V" Device and two Oak Leaf Clusters, Purple Heart with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Air Medal with "V" Device and Oak Leaf Cluster.

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Oak Leaf Cluster Pendant from Trinity Brass in Brass Ox by beadbarnsupplies on Etsy

Oak Leaf Cluster Pendant from Trinity Brass in Brass Ox by beadbarnsupplies on Etsy

Purple Heart with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters

Purple Heart with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters My grandpa had one of these

Sgt. Mike Sovan, 15th Tank Battalion, 6th Armored Division, Gen. George Patton, Cmdr. - Received a Silver Star with an Oak Leaf Cluster, a Bronze Star with Oak Leaf Cluster, a Purple Heart with two Oak Leaf Clusters. Received his 1st Silver Star for a battle at the Nied River, France, 1944. Also was part of "Operation Torch", 1st Armored Div., North Africa, Nov. 1942 against Gen. Rommel.   And he lived to tell about it.

Sgt. Mike Sovan, 15th Tank Battalion, 6th Armored Division, Gen. George Patton, Cmdr. - Received a Silver Star with an Oak Leaf Cluster, a Bronze Star with Oak Leaf Cluster, a Purple Heart with two Oak Leaf Clusters. Received his 1st Silver Star for a battle at the Nied River, France, 1944. Also was part of "Operation Torch", 1st Armored Div., North Africa, Nov. 1942 against Gen. Rommel. And he lived to tell about it.

December 6, 1946: Technical Sergeant Llewellyn M. Chilson from Malvern, Pennsylvania, with his wife and daughter following the White House ceremony in which the former infantryman received seven decorations from President Truman. The decorations included the Distinguished Service Cross with two oak-leaf clusters, the Silver Star Medal with one oak-leaf cluster, Legion of Merit, and the Bronze Star Medal.

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Oak Leaf Cluster 18 oz Water Bottle

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Valor awards for SFC Finnis Dawson McCleery (1927-2002) US Army. Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty, in action against enemy aggressor forces at Quang Tin Province, Republic of Vietnam, on 14 May 1968. Silver Star for gallantry in action against a hostile force on 8 February 1968. Bronze Star with Valor Device, Purple Heart with two Oak Leaf Clusters.

Valor awards for SFC Finnis Dawson McCleery (1927-2002) US Army. Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty, in action against enemy aggressor forces at Quang Tin Province, Republic of Vietnam, on 14 May 1968. Silver Star for gallantry in action against a hostile force on 8 February 1968. Bronze Star with Valor Device, Purple Heart with two Oak Leaf Clusters.

Major Charles J. Rosenblatt with his ground crew (1944). He was credited with destroying four Nazi planes and damaging three others. Rosenblatt served in the U.S. Air Force for 22 years, and was a fighter pilot during both World War II and the Korean Conflict. He received two Distinguished Flying Crosses, the Air Medal, and three Oak Leaf Clusters in World War II alone.

Major Charles J. Rosenblatt with his crew, Sergeant Perdue and Sergeant Culver, are shown here applying a Nazi symbol to the side of an aircraft, designating it as destroyed. Rosenblatt was born in…

Stained Glass Oak Leaf Cluster by OriskanyGlass on Etsy

Stained Glass Oak Leaf Cluster by OriskanyGlass on Etsy

Archibald Bulloch "Archie" Roosevelt, the 5th child of U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt, was a distinguished U.S. Army officer and commander of U.S. forces in both World War I & II. In both conflicts he was wounded. He earned the French Croix de guerre, Silver Star with Oak Leaf Cluster and the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster. After World War II, he became a successful businessman and the founder of a New York City bond brokerage house, as well as a spokesman for right wing political…

Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt, son of Theodore Roosevelt and the only soldier in U. history to be declared disabled for the same wound (knee) in two different wars (WWI and WWII).

George Smith Patton, IV (December 24, 1923 – June 27, 2004) was a Major General in the United States Army and the son of World War II General George Patton.

George Smith Patton, IV (December 1923 – June was a Major General in the United States Army and the son of World War II General George Patton.

Don Modesto Cartegena: The most decorated Puerto Rican soldier in US history:  A proud "Borinqueneer", the late Don Modesto Cartagena served in WWII & Korea.  He is a recipient of the nation's 2nd highest award for heroism, the Distinguished Service Cross, as well as the Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star with oak leaf cluster and “V” device, the Purple Heart, and many others. http://www.65thCGM.org

Don Modesto Cartegena: The most decorated Puerto Rican soldier in US history: A…

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