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First Name: Hubert

Last Name: Maynard

Birthplace: USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Marines (present)

Middle Name: Auther

Date of Birth: 18 August 1922

Date of Death: 22 December 1987

Rank: Sergeant Major

Years Served:
Hubert Auther Maynard

•  World War II (1941 - 1945)
•  Korean War (1950 - 1953)
•  Vietnam War (1960 - 1973)


Hubert Auther "Topper" Maynard

Sergeant Major, U.S. Marine Corps
World War II, Korea, Vietnam

Hubert Auther Maynard was born on 18 August 1922 and he married Private First Class Christine Agnus Clunie, U.S. Marine Corps (24 December 1928 - 21 December 1995).

Hubert and Christine had one child, Jeffery Scott (14 September 1951 - 31 October 2008).

Military Service

Hubert served in World War II, the Korean War, and did two tours in the Vietnam War.

He participated in the Cuban Missile Blockage aboard the USS Boston

He sailed into the Black Sea during Russia's attempt to deny the USA access

He sailed under the Artic Sea

Medals and Awards

Purple Heart (2)

Legion of Merit (France)

Death and Burial

Sergeant Major Hubert Auther Maynard died on 22 December 1987. His ashes are interred next to those of his wife in the Crematorium at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA.

Origin of Nickname/Handle:
Topper is a nickname often given to a "top" sergeant.

Honoree ID: 2169   Created by: MHOH




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