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Old 06-09-2018, 07:51 PM
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Thumbs up First Navy SEABEE to earn MOH in NAM.

On 10 June, 1965 while building DONG XOAI Special Forces CAMP, 6 KM NORTH OF DONG XOAI.
SeaBee CMA3 Marvin G. Shields earned the MEDAL OF HONOR for his actions during an attack on the new camp.
Link to Medal of Honor Society's entry for CMA3 Shields;
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One of the Army personnel also earned the MOH during this same battle.

Msgt R. Deiters USMC(Retired)
active July 1965 to Nov. 1985; in Nam 9/15/66 till 10/1/67.
Bandsman 65 till Aug 69, Computer Nerd Sept 69 till Nov 85.
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