|Rank||Captain of Landing Craft|
|Affiliations||United States Army 2nd Rangers Battalion, Company C|
|Death||June 6th, 1944|
|Weapon||Thompson Sub-machine Gun and Colt .45 pistol|
The Coxswain was a minor character briefly seen in the film Saving Private Ryan. He was the Captain of the landing craft which carried Captain John H. Miller and a platoon of his soldiers to Omaha Beach, during World War Two. The man order they "Clear the ramp, thirty seconds, God be with you!".
He was later killed by a German MG-42 firing from the Coastal Bunker, unable to escape the landing craft in time.