Facts about Dorie Miller USA Flag

Summary

Dorie Miller (born in Waco, Texas, died in Gilbert Islands, Gilbert and Ellice Islands), he is also known as Dorie, was a famous Celebrity from USA, who lived between October 12, 1919 and November 24, 1943.

Biography

Doris "Dorie" Miller was an African American chef in the United States Navy who distinguished himself during the attack on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941. Despite the fact that he had no weapons training took Miller over an unattended machine gun and beskj°t attacking Japanese aircraft until he was ordered to evacuate the sinking vessel.

For his efforts was awarded with the Navy Cross, the second highest honor the U.S. Navy awards, Miller was the first African-American who received this award.

Zodiac etc.

He is born under the zodiac libra, who is known for Balance, Justice, Truth, Beauty, Perfection. Our collection contains 1 quotes who is written / told by Dorie.

Here is some other popular authors who lived in the same timeframe: George Will, Clive James, Robert F. Kennedy, Joe Namath, Willie Mays, Mike Ditka, Twyla Tharp, Jim Rohn, Robert Indiana, Zhu Rongji, Hugh Leonard, Roger Bannister, Barbra Streisand, Harold Pinter, Earl Nightingale, Maya Angelou, Juan Carlos, Dorothy Nolte, E. L. Konigsburg, Jack Lord

Source / external links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorie_Miller

Famous quotes by Dorie Miller (1)


Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"The sky seemed filled with diving planes and the black bursts of exploding antiaircraft shells"


Comments