Nice job!!! I think I recall a Bronze Star discussion on this board.If you do not get a reponse from someone on this board Type it in the search engine above....
Great that you found first hand info and hope you try a few more 11th names that are unusual.Others here might be able to help you track down Elliot and Kohler especially if you know the town they were from.
As for the Lejeune AP 74:Here is the alumni contact and other info.
USS Lejeune AP-74 Mr. Frank E Weekwerth Phone 651-459-2753 1684 3rd Ave NewportMN 55055