Honours and Awards:
Emile Frank Verlaine Dechaineux
Unit: Royal Australian Navy
Service: Royal Australian Navy
Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945
Award: United States Officer of the Legion of Merit
Date of Commonwealth of Australia Gazette: 15 May 1947
Location in Commonwealth of Australia Gazette: Page 1325, position 4
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