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List of Navy Cross winners from every year the award has been given out. All Navy Cross winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Navy Cross award are listed along with photos for every Navy Cross winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Navy Cross award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Navy Cross are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Navy Cross winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Navy Cross winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Navy Cross winners of all time. Anybody who won the Navy Cross usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Navy Cross-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Navy Cross, so most of the famous Navy Cross winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Navy Cross?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You can use the items in this fact-based list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. John C. McCloy and Richard Evelyn Byrd are included on this list along with many more. {#nodes}
Chesty Puller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Navy Cross Winners List
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Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller was a United States Marine Corps lieutenant general and one of the most decorated members of the Marine Corps. Puller is one of two servicemen to ever be awarded five Navy Crosses. He fought guerrillas in Haiti and Nicaragua, and participated in battles of World War II ...more

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Daniel Daly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Navy Cross Winners List
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Sergeant Major Daniel Joseph "Dan" Daly was a United States Marine and one of only nineteen men to have received the Medal of Honor twice. Of the Marines who are double recipients, only Daly and Major General Smedley Butler received their Medals of Honor in two, separate conflicts. Daly is said to ...more

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Edward L. Beach, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Navy Cross Winners List
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Edward Latimer Beach, Jr. was a highly decorated United States Navy submarine officer and best-selling author. During World War II, he participated in the Battle of Midway and 12 combat patrols, earning 10 decorations for gallantry, including the Navy Cross. After the war, he served as the naval ...more

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James L. Holloway III is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Navy Cross Winners List
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James Lemuel Holloway III is a retired United States Navy admiral and naval aviator who was highly decorated for his actions during World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. After the Vietnam War, he was posted to The Pentagon, where he established the Navy's Nuclear Powered Carrier ...more

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