Trần Văn Bảy

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Tran Van Bay
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Born Vietnam
Died February 19, 1967
Hieu Duc District, Quang Nam Province, Republic of Vietnam
Allegiance South Vietnam Republic of Vietnam
Service/branch Army of the Republic of Vietnam
Rank Private First Class
Unit 3rd Company, 3rd Battalion, 51st Regiment, South Vietnamese Army
Battles/wars Vietnam War
Awards Navy Cross ribbon.svg Navy Cross

Trần Văn Bảy was a Private First Class of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam and is one of only two South Vietnamese, and the only South Vietnamese Army member, to receive the Navy Cross for actions on February 19, 1967 during the Vietnam War (the other being Nguyen Van Kiet).

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The President of the United States takes pride in presenting the Navy Cross posthumously to

TRAN VAN BAY, PRIVATE FIRST CLASS
ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM

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