In response to internal upheaval and European threats of intervention relating to international debts, the U.S. Navy was called upon to help establish political and economic stability in Latin America during the first two decades of the 20th century.
1 Silver Star
1. Cuban Pacification Campaign (1906-1909)
2. First Nicaraguan Campaign (1912)
3. Mexican Service Campaign (1914)
4. Haitian Campaign (1915, 1919-1920)
5. Dominican Campaign (1916)