Ronald B. Yuss
Wall of Valor
First Lieutenant Ronald B. Yuss
United States Air Force
Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross (Oak Leaf Cluster) for heroism while participating in aerial ﬂight as an F-4D Pilot/WSO in Binh Dinh Province. Republic of Vietnam. on 28 April I971. On that date, Lieutenant Yuss attacked a large hostile force that had occupied ﬁve buildings in a friendly village and had friendly troops pinned down by extremely accurate and heavy small arms ﬁre. Despite the close proximity of the friendly villagers, heavy antiaircraft ﬁre, and low clouds, Lieutenant Yuss, with complete disregard for his own personal safety. courageously assisted his flight commander in extremely accurate and devastating ordnance deliveries. Lieutenant Yuss was credited with destroying the ﬁve buildings occupied by the hostile troops and inﬂicting numerous casualties on the hostile force thus saving many friendly lives. The outstanding heroism and selﬂess devotion to duty displayed by Lieutenant Yuss reﬂect great credit upon himself and the United States Air Force.
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