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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Service Years
1941 - 1946
Rate
OFF-USCG Officer
Home State
Oregon
Lieutenant Commander
Lieutenant Commander


Location
Oregon
Plot Coordinates
plot Friendship row 20 lot 52 grave 2
Location of Interment
IOOF Cemetery - Lebanon, Oregon
Oct 08, 1987
Service to 1946
USCG Servicing Personnel Office ISC Seattle
USCG Servicing Personnel Office ISC Seattle
Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Rate
OFF-USCG Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Commander
Lieutenant Commander
1945 - 1946
Legion of Merit
Criteria
The Legion of Merit is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States without degree for exceptionally outstanding conduct in the performance of meritorious service to the United States. ... More
Comments
Lieutenant, Junior Grade Warren Calavan Gill, United States Coast Guard, was awarded the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Governm... More
1946
Europe/African/Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
Description
Description Pending
1946
Long Beach Naval Hospital
Long Beach Naval Hospital
Rank
Lieutenant
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant
Lieutenant
1943 - 1945
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Description Pending
1945
USS No Name (LST-357)
USS No Name (LST-357)
Rank
Lieutenant
Rate
OFF-USCG Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant
Lieutenant
1943 - 1943
USS Samuel Chase (APA-26)
USS Samuel Chase (APA-26)
Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Rate
OFF-USCG Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Lieutenant Junior Grade
1943 - 1943
Weapon Systems Section Norfolk, VA
Weapon Systems Section Norfolk, VA
Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Location
in AP-56 <> out APA-26
Rate
OFF-USCG Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Lieutenant Junior Grade
1942 - 1943
USS Samuel Chase (AP-56)
USS Samuel Chase (AP-56)
Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Rate
OFF-USCG Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Lieutenant Junior Grade
1942 - 1943
Navy Cross
Criteria
The Navy Cross may be awarded to any person who, while serving with the Navy or Marine Corps, distinguishes himself in action by extraordinary heroism not justifying an award of the Medal of Honor.... More
Comments
The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Lieutenant, Junior Grade Warren Calavan Gill, United States Coast Guard, for extraordinary heroism and dist... More
1943
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
packed me full of shrapnel 24 months worth of operations and didn't get it all. my crew on landing craft all wia, the 25 soldiers on board all were wia also
1943
Navy/Marine Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
Description
Description Pending
1943
Europe/African/Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
Description
Description Pending
1943
Europe/African/Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
Description
Description Pending
1943
Sicily Campaign (1943)
Description
(Sicily Campaign 9 July to 17 August 1943) In preparation for the invasion of Sicily the Allies captured the islands in the Sicilian strait, with aerial bombardment forcing the capitulation of Pantell... More
1943 - 1943
Sicily Campaign (1943)
Description
(Sicily Campaign 9 July to 17 August 1943) In preparation for the invasion of Sicily the Allies captured the islands in the Sicilian strait, with aerial bombardment forcing the capitulation of Pantell... More
1943 - 1943
World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
Description
The European-Mediterranean-Middle East Theater was a major theater of operations during the Second World War (between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946). The vast size of Europe, Mediterranean and M... More
1942 - 1943
Tunisia Campaign (1942-43)
Description
(Tunisia Campaign 17 November 1942 to 13 May 1943) Having gained Algeria, the Allies quickly turned eastward, hoping to take Tunis and Bizerte before the Germans could send reinforcements into Tunisia... More
1942 - 1943
Europe/African/Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
Description
Description Pending
1942
Operation Torch
Description
On 9 November 1942, Commander Roger C. Heimer (USCG) anxiously peered into the distance as word was passed that enemy aircraft were approaching. His vessel, the transport Samuel Chase (APA-26), for th... More
1942 - 1942
Landing Fedhala
Description
Landing Fedhala
1942 - 1942
Officer Candidate School (New London, CT)
School
Officer Candidate School (New London, CT)
1941
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Description
Description Pending
1941
Service from 1941

 
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