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Thomas J. Hudner

U.S. Navy 1946–1953

Graduating from the US Naval Academy in 1946, Hudner was assigned to a cruiser north of Shanghai as a ship's signal officer. Receiving his wings... more >>


Lawrence C. Foster

U.S. Navy 1939–1945

Having learned Morse Code and Semaphore in Boy Scout Camp, Larry Foster was a perfect match for Navy Signalmen during World War II. Entering the... more >>


Daniel R. Foley

U.S. Marine Corps 1967–1970

Dan Foley was born and raised in Natick, and joined the Marines after graduating from Natick High School in 1967. He became a field radio operat... more >>


Charles R. Rogers

U.S. Army 1941–1946

Charles Rogers joined the U.S. Army in December 1941, right after the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor. Trained as an artillery officer, Rogers woul... more >>


Vincent Purple "Bill"

U.S. Air Force 1942–1951

Vincent J. “Bill” Purple grew up in Athol, in north central Massachusetts. He joined the U.S. Army Air Corps in 1942, and would learn how to fly... more >>


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