Medals awarded to Captain Jack Maginnis


Title
Medals awarded to Captain Jack Maginnis
Description
Photograph of the Legion of Merit and the Purple Heart being awarded to Korean War veteran Captain Jack Maginnis by Vice Admirals Clark and Briscoe. A summary of Maginnis' military service is on verso.
Date
1953
Original Format
photographs
Extent
25cm x 20cm
Local Identifier
0359-b6-fc-i26
Subject(s)
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
Rights
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Comments

Robert JP Maginnis Apr 18 2013

Jack Maginnis was my father's younger brother. I recall Jack visiting us in Oakland, CA where his mother was living, on his way back from being wounded in Korea. His final duty station was on the USS Salem, which concluded in 1958. I have all of his awarded medals.

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