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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Fireman
Service Years
1943 - 1945
NEC
MM-0000-Machinist's Mate
Home State
Arkansas
MM-Machinists Mate


Location
Arkansas
Location of Interment
Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery - West Helena, Arkansas
Mar 18, 2004
Service to 1945
NTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILL
NTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILL
Rank
Fireman
Location
Great Lakes - Illinois
NEC
MM-0000-Machinist's Mate
Comments
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MM-Machinists Mate
1945 - 1945
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Service during WW2.
1945
USS Helena (CL-50)
USS Helena (CL-50)
Rank
Fireman
Location
Pearl Harbor - Hawaii
NEC
MM-0000-Machinist's Mate
Comments
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MM-Machinists Mate
1942 - 1943
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Suffered serious head and leg injuries during the sinking of USS HELENA.
1943
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
Service on USS Helena (CL-50)
1943
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
1943
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Service on USS Helena ( CL-50)
1943
Service from 1943
NTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILL
NTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILL
Rank
Fireman Recruit
Location
Great Lakes - Illinois
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1942
Machinists Mate Class
Machinists Mate Class "A" School, Great Lakes
Rank
Fireman Apprentice
Location
Great Lakes - Illinois
NEC
MM-0000-Machinist's Mate
Comments
Comments Pending
MM-Machinists Mate
1942 - 1942

 
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