|Birth: ||Nov. 21, 1918|
|Death: ||May 29, 1943|
2LT, 32 INF, 7 INF DIV WORLD WAR II
The President of the United States takes pride in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross (Posthumously) to Julian D. Keith (0-1293420), Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army, for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations against an armed enemy while serving with Headquarters Company, 2d Battalion, 32d Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division, in action against enemy forces on 29 May 1943, in the vicinity of Attu, Alaska. Second Lieutenant Keith's intrepid actions, personal bravery and zealous devotion to duty at the cost of his life, exemplify the highest traditions of the military forces of the United States and reflect great credit upon himself, the 7th Infantry Division, and the United States Army.
Headquarters, U.S. Army Troops, APO 726 (Attu Landing Force), General Orders No. 31 (1943)
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2LT, 32 INF, 7 INF DIV WORLD WAR II|
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