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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Vice Admiral
Service Years
1947 - 1977
Home State
New York
Vice Admiral Vice Admiral
Command at Sea
Surface Warfare Officer Badge


Location
New York
Location of Interment
U.S Naval Academy Cemetery - Annapolis, Maryland
Jan 06, 2005
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense
Rank
Vice Admiral
Comments
Comments Pending
Vice Admiral Vice Admiral
1977 - 1978
Service to 1977
Defense Distinguished Service Medal
Criteria
The Defense Distinguished Service Medal is awarded by the Secretary of Defense to any military service officer for performing exceptionally meritorious service in a duty of great responsibility with t... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1975
COMSECONDFLT
COMSECONDFLT
Rank
Vice Admiral
Location
Norfolk - Virginia
Comments
Comments Pending
Vice Admiral Vice Admiral
1973 - 1974
USS Newport News (CA-148)
USS Newport News (CA-148)
Rank
Vice Admiral
Location
Norfolk - Virginia
Comments
Show Comments
Vice Admiral Vice Admiral
1973 - 1974
Commander Cruiser Destroyer Flotilla 12 (COMCRUDESFLOT 12)
Commander Cruiser Destroyer Flotilla 12 (COMCRUDESFLOT 12)
Rank
Rear Admiral Upper Half
Comments
Comments Pending
Rear Admiral Upper Half Rear Admiral Upper Half
1972 - 1973
Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
Rank
Rear Admiral Upper Half
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Rear Admiral Upper Half Rear Admiral Upper Half
1970 - 1972
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Description
Description Pending
1971
Legion of Merit
Criteria
The Legion of Merit is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States without degree for exceptionally outstanding conduct in the performance of meritorious service to the United States. ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1970
Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
Description
Description Pending
1970
Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation (MUC)
Criteria
The Meritorious Unit Commendation may be awarded by the Secretary of the Navy to any unit of the Navy or Marine Corps that distinguishes itself under combat or noncombat conditions by either valorous ... More
Description
Description Pending
1970
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Description
Description Pending
1970
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Description
Description Pending
1970
Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Palm Individual Citation
Criteria
Awarded by the Vietnam Government to military personnel who have accomplished deeds of valor or displayed heroic conduct while fighting the enemy and have been cited individually at the regiment, brig... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1970
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who: 1. Served for 6 months in South Vietnam during the period 1 Mar 61 and 28 Mar 73; or 2. Served outside the geographical l... More
Description
Description Pending
1970
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Description
Description Pending
1969
Commander, Destroyer Division 72 (COMDESDIV 72), Commander Destroyers, Battle Force
Commander, Destroyer Division 72 (COMDESDIV 72), Commander Destroyers, Battle Force
Rank
Captain
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain Captain
1966 - 1968
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Description
Description Pending
1968
Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
Criteria
The Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces who, after July 1, 1958, participate in specified United States operations or those in direct support of the United Natio... More
Description
Description Pending
1968
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Description
Description Pending
1968
USS Sampson (DDG-10)
USS Sampson (DDG-10)
Rank
Commander
Location
Charleston - South Carolina
Comments
Show Comments
Commander Commander
1962 - 1963
USS Meredith (DD-890)
USS Meredith (DD-890)
Rank
Commander
Location
Mayport - Florida
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Show Comments
Commander Commander
1961 - 1962
Bronze Star
Devices : Gold Letter V
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1960
Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
Criteria
The Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces who, after July 1, 1958, participate in specified United States operations or those in direct support of the United Natio... More
Description
Description Pending
1960
Commander Operational Test and Evaluation Force (COMOPTEVFOR/COTF)
Commander Operational Test and Evaluation Force (COMOPTEVFOR/COTF)
Rank
Lieutenant Commander
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Commander Lieutenant Commander
1959 - 1959
Joint Forces Staff College/Armed Forces Staff College (Faculty Staff)
Joint Forces Staff College/Armed Forces Staff College (Faculty Staff)
Rank
Lieutenant Commander
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Commander Lieutenant Commander
1959 - 1959
USS Boston (CAG-1)
USS Boston (CAG-1)
Rank
Lieutenant Commander
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Commander Lieutenant Commander
1956 - 1958
Naval Guided Missile School (Faculty Staff)
Naval Guided Missile School (Faculty Staff)
Rank
Lieutenant
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Lieutenant
1956 - 1956
Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
Rank
Lieutenant
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Lieutenant
1954 - 1956
USS Pima County (LST-1081)
USS Pima County (LST-1081)
Rank
Lieutenant
Location
USS Pima County
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Lieutenant
1952 - 1954
USS Douglas H. Fox (DD-779)
USS Douglas H. Fox (DD-779)
Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Junior Grade Lieutenant Junior Grade
1950 - 1952
USS Kleinsmith (APD-134)
USS Kleinsmith (APD-134)
Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Junior Grade Lieutenant Junior Grade
1948 - 1950
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Description
Description Pending
1950
USS Walke (DD-723)
USS Walke (DD-723)
Rank
Ensign
Comments
Comments Pending
Ensign Ensign
1946 - 1948
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Description Pending
1947
Service from 1947

 
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