Jesse Grant Coward, USN
|Born ||10 Mar 1900||Brooklyn, New York, USA|
|Died ||21 May 1963||(63)|
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|23 Jun 1938|| ||Lt.Cdr.|
|1 Jan 1942|| ||T/Cdr.|
|30 Jun 1942|| ||Cdr.|
|1 Apr 1943|| ||T/Capt.|
Warship Commands listed for Jesse Grant Coward, USN
|USS Sterett (DD 407)||Lt.Cdr.||Destroyer||Apr 1941||18 Jan 1943|
Commander Jesse Grant Coward was awarded his second Navy Cross (a Gold Star) for his command of destroyer squadron FIFTY-FOUR against the Japanese at Surigao Strait during the Battle of Leyte Gulf.
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