John Basilone (November 4 1916 February 19 1945) was a United States Marine Gunnery Sergeant who received the Medal of Honor for his actions at the Battle of Guadalcanal during World War II. He was the only enlisted Marine in World War II to receive both the Medal of Honor and the Navy Cross.
Just Nuisance was a Great Dane who lived on a British naval base in South Africa during World War II. The Royal Navy enlisted him to prevent him from being put down, and he was buried with military honors.
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