First Sergeant Dan Daly, 73rd Machine Gun Company, 3rd Battalion, 6th Marines at the Battle of Belleau Wood, Chateau Thierry, France 1918. Dual Medal of Honor recipient, Navy Cross, Distinguished Service Cross. Famous for having supposedly made the statement "Come on, you sons of bitches, do you want to live forever?" during the Battle of Belleau Wood to motivate his men to fight.
WW1 June 1918 U.S. Marines in action at the Battle of Belleau Wood, painting by Tom Lovell.