GENERAL ORDERS - NUMBER 76 - 21 May 1954
AWARD OF THE BRONZE STAR MEDAL. - By direction of the President, under the provisions of Executive Order 9419, 4 February 1944 (Sec II, WD Bul 3, 1944), and pursuant to authority in AR 600-45, the Bronze Star Medal for meritorious service in connection with military operations against an enemy of the United States during the period indicated is awarded to the following named officers and enlisted men :
Sergeant First Class JAMES E. McCARTHY,
US55286130, Infantry, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 65th
Infantry Regiment, 3d Infantry Division, United States Army, in Korea, 21 June
1953 to 17 April 1954. Entered the Federal Service from Michigan.
Source: Record Group 338: General Orders
Infantry Division, Boxes 129 to 131 -
Source: Record Group 338: General Orders 3rd Infantry Division, Boxes 129 to 131 -
National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, Maryland.
SFC James E. McCarthy - Korea - Out Post Harry - May, 1953