Brown, Raymond R, PhM3c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Last Primary NEC
PhM-0000-Pharmacist Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Pharmacist's Mate
Primary Unit
1917-1918, PhM-0000, 6th Marine Regiment
Service Years
1916 - 1918
PhM-Pharmacist's Mate

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Home State
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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Oct 07, 1918
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Gun, Small Arms Fire
World War I
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
World War I FallenUnited States Navy Memorial
  2013, World War I Fallen
  2016, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page

 Ribbon Bar

 Duty Stations
6th Marine Regiment
  1917-1918, PhM-0000, 6th Marine Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1918-1918 World War I/Champagne Sector
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Oct 07, 2016, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Name of Award
Navy Cross
Year Awarded
Details behind Award:
For action in World War 1 

The Navy Cross is awarded to Pharmacist's Mate Third Class Raymond R. Brown, U.S. Navy, for exceptionally meritorious and heroic conduct displayed while attached to the Eighty-fourth Company, Sixth Marines at Blanc Mont, Champagne region, France, October 3 - 7, 1918. Pharmacist's Mate Brown continually exposed himself to the fire of the enemy machine guns, snipers, and Austrian 88's in order to render first aid and evacuated the wounded in a system of shallow trenches east of St. Etienne. He continued in this performance of his duty until killed in action.
Rate: Pharmacist's Mate Third Class, U.S. Navy
Date Of Action: October 3 - 7, 1918
Company:84th Company
Unit: 6th Marine Regiment
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