Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

The Dominican Campaign Medal


The Dominican Campaign Medal

The period for which the Dominican Campaign Medal will be issued is from 5 May 1916 to 4 December 1916, and any officer or enlisted man of the Navy or Marine Corps who served in Santo Domingo during this period, or part of such period, is entitled to this medal, as are also the officers and enlisted men who were attached to the vessels mentioned in the following list between the dates opposite each vessel (Navy Department General Order No. 76 of 29 December 1921):

USS Castine 05 May 1916-27 Jun 1916 15 Jul 1916-05 Aug 1916 17 Aug 1916-22 Aug 1916 26 Aug 1916 28 Aug 1916-09 Sep 1916 12 Sep 1916-19 Sep 1916 25 Sep 1916-10 Oct 1916 12 Oct 1916-15 Oct 1916 17 Oct 1916-26 Oct 1916 USS Celtic 06 Jul 1916 23 Jul 1916 18 Aug 1916 01 Sep 1916-02 Sep 1916 USS Culgoa 10 May 1916-28 May 1916 07 Jun 1916-09 Jun 1916 08 Oct 1916 23 Oct 1916 USS Dixie 06 Sep 1916-08 Sep 1916 16 Sep 1916-18 Sep 1916 USS Dolphin 12 May 1916-22 May 1916 USS Eagle 25 Nov 1916-28 Nov 1916 02 Dec 1916-05 Dec 1916 USS Flusser 08 May 1916-17 Jun 1916 USS Hancock 18 Jun 1916-19 Jun 1916 12 Sep 1916-30 Sep 1916 07 Nov 1916-22 Nov 1916 USS Hector 09 May 1916-03 Jun 1916 USS Kentucky 11 Jun 1916-12 Jun 1916 USS Lamson 09 May 1916-13 May 1916 16 May 1916-29 May 1916 10 Jun 1916-17 Jun 1916 USS Memphis 27 May 1916-06 Jun 1916 07 Jun 1916-16 Jul 1916 24 Jul 1916-25 Jul 1916 31 Jul 1916 18 Aug 1916-29 Aug 1916 USS Machias 24 Nov 1916-25 Nov 1916 USS Neptune 15 Jun 1916-25 Jun 1916 02 Jul 1916-03 Jul 1916 09 Jul 1916-11 Jul 1916 14 Oct 1916 USS Olympia 20 Nov 1916-04 Dec 1916 USS Panther 22 May 1916-25 May 1916 USS Potomac 28 Aug 1916-01 Sep 1916 26 Sep 1916 USS Prairie 05 May 1916-27 May 1916 01 Sep 1916-10 Sep 1916 12 Sep 1916-15 Oct 1916 16 Oct 1916-17 Oct 1916 26 Oct 1916-08 Nov 1916 USS Preston 20 May 1916-22 Nov 1916 USS Reid 09 May 1916-17 Jun 1916 USS Sacramento 04 May 1916-04 Dec 1916 USS Salem 07 Sep 1916-08 Sep 1916 29 Sep 1916-30 Sep 1916 USS Solace 27 Aug 1916 01 Sep 1916-02 Sep 1916 USS Sterrett 08 May 1916-18 Jun 1916 USS Terry 15 May 1916-08 Jul 1916 USS Walke 11 May 1916-17 Jun 1916

Source: U.S. Navy Awards Manual, 1948, 1953

13 June 1998

Published: Fri Apr 28 15:46:50 EDT 2017