Sergeant Major Daniel Joseph "Dan" Daly ( 11 November 1873 – 28 April 1937) was a United States Marine. He is one of only two Marines to receive the Medal of Honor twice for two separate acts of heroism (the other being Major General Smedley Butler). ...more on Wikipedia about "Daniel Daly"
Frank Dwight Baldwin, ( 26 June, 1842 - 22 April, 1923) is one of only 19 servicemen to be awarded the Medal of Honor twice. Baldwin received this award for his actions in the American Civil War as well as the Indian Wars. Both Medals were awarded on December 3, 1891. ...more on Wikipedia about "Frank Baldwin"
Louis Cukela ( 1 May, 1888 – 19 March 1956) was a famous United States Marine. He was awarded both the Navy and Army Medal of Honor, and decorations from France, Italy, and his native Yugoslavia. ...more on Wikipedia about "Louis Cukela"
Smedley Darlington Butler ( July 30, 1881 – June 21, 1940), nicknamed "the fighting Quaker" and "Old Gimlet Eye," was a Major General in the U.S. Marine Corps and, at the time of his death, the most decorated Marine in U.S. history. Butler was awarded the Medal of Honor twice during his career, one of only 19 people to be so decorated. He was noted for his outspoken left-wing views and his book War is a Racket, one of the first works describing the military-industrial complex. After retiring from service, Butler was a popular speaker at veterans rallies, communist, pacifist and church groups in the 1930s, Butler came forward to the U.S. Congress in 1934 to report that a proposed coup had been plotted by wealthy industrialists to overthrow the government of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. (See Business Plot) ...more on Wikipedia about "Smedley Butler"
Thomas Ward Custer ( March 15, 1845 – June 25, 1876) was the younger brother of George Armstrong Custer. He was born in New Rumley, Ohio, the son of Emanuel and Maria Custer. He enlisted in the Union Army in 1861 at age 16, and fought in the early campaigns of the American Civil War. He became his brother's aide-de-camp and accompanied him throughout the latter part of the war. ...more on Wikipedia about "Thomas Custer"
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