1st Reconaissance Co. - Headquarters Batallion - 1st Marine Division , FMF Korea
Recon Marine is the official website of Sgt. John L. Camara
USMC 1950 - Forever


Presidential Unit Citation Streamer with One Silver and Three Bronze Stars
World War II
Guadalcanal 1942
Peleliu, Ngessbus 1944
Okinawa 1945
Korea 1950 (3 Times)
Korea 1951
Vietnam 1966 - 1967
Vietnam 1967 - 1968
 



Navy Unit Commendation Streamer with Three Bronze Stars
Korea 1950
Korea 1952 - 1953
Vietnam 1967 - 1968
Vietnam 1970

American Defense Service Streamer with One Bronze Star
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Streamer with One Silver and One Bronze Star
World War II Victory Streamer
Navy Occupation Service Streamer with Asia Clasp
China Service Streamer
National Defense Service Streamer with One Bronze Star
Korean Service Streamer with Two Silver Stars
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamer
Vietnam Service Streamer with Two Silver Stars and Two Bronze Stars
Korean Presidential Unit Citation Streamer
Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm Streamer
Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation Civil Actions Streamer

Presidential Unit Citation Streamer with One Silver Star and Three Bronze Stars
Guadacanal 7 August - 9 December 1942
Peleliu, Ngesebus and Palau, 15-29 September 1944
Okinawa, 1 April - 21 June 1945
Pusan, Korea, 7 August - 7 September 1950
Inchon, Korea, 15 September - 11 October 1950
Chosin Reservoir, Korea, 27 November - 11 December 1950
Korea, 21 - 26 Apr,16 May - 30 June,11 - 25 September 1951
Vietnam, 29 March 1966 - 15 September 1967
Vietnam, 16 - 30 September 1967 and 2 - 31 October 1968
 

Navy Unit Commendation Streamer with Three Bronze Stars
Korea, 11 August 1952 - 5 May 1953 and 7 - 27 July 1953
Korea, 12 - 25 August 1959
Vietnam, I October 1967 - 1 October 1968
Vietnam, 1 January - 31 December 1970



American Defense Service Streamer with Base Clasp 8 September 1939 - 7 December 1941
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Streamer with One Silver and One Bronze Star
Guadalcanal - Tulagi Landings, 7-9 August 1942
Capture and Defense of Guadalcanal, 10 August - 8 December 1942
Finschhafen Occupation, 2 October 1943 - 31 December 1943
Cape Gloucester, New Britian, 26 December 1943 - 1 March 1944
Capture and Occupation of Southern Palau Islands, 15 September - 14 October 1944
Assault and Occupation of Okinawa Gunto, 1 April - 30 June 1945



Victory Streamer World War II
Navy Occupation Service Streamer with Asia Clasp Okinawa, 2 - 26 September 1945

China Service Streamer 30 September 1945 - 22 January 1947

National Defense Service Streamer with One Bronze Star
Korean Presidential Unit Citation Streamer 2 August - 6 September 1950
5

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamer Cuba, 7 November - 27 November 1962
Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm 26 March 1966 - 20 September 1969
 
Vietnam Service Streamer with Two Silver and Two Bronze Stars
Vietnamese Counteroffensive, 26 March - 30 June 1966
Vietnamese Counteroffensive, Phase II, 1 July 1966 - 31 May 1967
Vietnamese Counteroffensive, Phase III, 1 June 1967 - 29 Jan 1968
Tet Counteroffensive, 30 January - 1 April 1968
Vietnamese Counteroffensive , Phase IV, 2 April - 30 June 1968
Vietnamese Counteroffensive, Phase V, 1 July - 1 November 1968
Vietnamese Counteroffensive, Phase VI, 2 Nov 1968 - 22 Feb 1969
Tet 69 Counteroffensive, 23 February - 8 June 1969
Vietnam, Summer-Fall 1969, 9 June - 31 October 1969
Vietnam, Winter-Spring 1970, 1 November 1969 - 30 April 1970
Sanctuary Counteroffensive, 1 May 1970 - 30 June 1970
Vietnam Counteroffensive, Phase Vii, 1 July,1970 - 24 March,1971
 
Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation Civil Actions Streamer

 

Awards/Honors - History - Officers - The Book - Photo Memories - USMC Links