Chesty Puller Rank
About Chesty Puller
Chesty Puller was a United States Marine Corps commander known for his valor during a number of wars, most notably World War II and the Korean War, for which he received several military decorations and awards. He ended up going down in history as America’s most-decorated Marine.
He was portrayed by actor William Sadler in the 2010 American television series The Pacific.
For his extraordinary heroism in battles, he received five Navy Crosses and a U.S. Army Distinguished Service Cross.
His son Lewis Burwell Puller Jr. also became a Marine and fought in the Vietnam War, in which he lost both legs and a hand. Chesty wept bitterly upon seeing his son’s condition for the first time.
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Chesty Puller's Popularity
Chesty Puller was a famous American military officer, who was born on June 26, 1898. As a person born on this date, Chesty Puller is listed in our database as the 29th most popular celebrity for the day (June 26) and the 9th most popular for the year (1898).
People born on June 26 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Chesty Puller is the 880th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Chesty Puller's birthday, Chesty Puller is the 5915th most famous American.
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