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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Vice Admiral
Service Years
1914 - 1954
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Home State
Pennsylvania
Vice Admiral Vice Admiral
Submarine Officer Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 7 Patrols


Location
Pennsylvania
Plot Coordinates
SECTION 2 SITE 4681-2
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Jun 10, 1963
Service to 1954
4th Naval District
4th Naval District
Rank
Rear Admiral Upper Half
NEC
9420-Officer in Charge - Naval Shore Activity
Comments
Comments Pending
Rear Admiral Upper Half Rear Admiral Upper Half
1951 - 1954
Korea Service Medal
Criteria
To be eligible for this medal, the Service member must have: Served between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignm... More
Description
Description Pending
1951
United Nations Service Medal (Korea)
Criteria
The United Nations Korean Medal was generally awarded for any period of service while assigned as a member of the Armed Forces dispatched to Korea or adjacent areas for service on behalf of the United... More
Description
Description Pending
1951
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 Northern Pacific
USS Northern Pacific
Rank
Rear Admiral Upper Half
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Rear Admiral Upper Half Rear Admiral Upper Half
1945 - 1947
Navy Distinguished Service Medal
Criteria
The Navy Distinguished Service Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces who, while serving in any capacity with the Navy or Marine Corps, distinguish themselves by exceptionally meritorious ser... More
Comments
Navy Distinguished Service Medal
Awarded for actions during the World War II

The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Distinguished Service Medal to Rear Admir... 
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1945
Legion of Merit
Devices : Gold Letter V
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
Legion of Merit
Awarded for actions during the World War II

The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit with C... 
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1945
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
Description Pending
1945
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
Description Pending
1945
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Description Pending
1945
Navy Occupation Service
Criteria
Occupation duty in the European-African-Middle Eastern area may be credited to organizations for duty performed on and subsequent to May 8, 1945. Terminal dates for eligibility periods and occupation ... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
Commander, Cruiser Division TWO
Commander, Cruiser Division TWO
Rank
Rear Admiral Upper Half
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Rear Admiral Upper Half Rear Admiral Upper Half
1944 - 1945
World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Description
The plan of the Pacific subseries was determined by the geography, strategy, and the military organization of a theater largely oceanic. Two independent, coordinate commands, one in the Southwest Paci... More
1941 - 1945
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
Description Pending
1944
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
Description Pending
1944
Submarine Training Facility (SUBTRAFAC)/Submarine Training Facility (SUBTRAFAC), Hawaii
Submarine Training Facility (SUBTRAFAC)/Submarine Training Facility (SUBTRAFAC), Hawaii
Rank
Rear Admiral Upper Half
NEC
9420-Officer in Charge - Naval Shore Activity
Comments
Comments Pending
Rear Admiral Upper Half Rear Admiral Upper Half
1943 - 1944
COMSUBGRU 2/COMSUBRON 4
COMSUBGRU 2/COMSUBRON 4
Rank
Rear Admiral Upper Half
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Comments
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Rear Admiral Upper Half Rear Admiral Upper Half
1942 - 1943
Legion of Merit
Devices : Gold Letter V
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
Legion of Merit
Awarded for actions during the World War II

The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Legion of Merit with Combat "V" to Rear Admiral [then Captain] ... 
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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
Description Pending
1943
USS Richmond (CL-9)
USS Richmond (CL-9)
Rank
Captain
NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain Captain
1941 - 1942
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
1941
Naval War College (Faculty Staff)/College of Naval Warfare (Faculty Staff)
Naval War College (Faculty Staff)/College of Naval Warfare (Faculty Staff)
Rank
Commander
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Commander Commander
1939 - 1940
American Defense Service Medal
Devices : Star in Lieu of the following Clasps
Criteria
The American Defense Service Medal was awarded for service in the Armed Forces between September 8, 1939, and December 7, 1941. Army members had to serve 12 months to be eligible, but Navy and Marine ... More
Description
Description Pending
1939
USS Narwhal (SS-167)
USS Narwhal (SS-167)
Rank
Lieutenant Commander
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Comments
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Lieutenant Commander Lieutenant Commander
1928 - 1933
USS S-42 (SS-153)
USS S-42 (SS-153)
Rank
Lieutenant
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Lieutenant
1924 - 1927
USS R-2 (SS-79)
USS R-2 (SS-79)
Rank
Lieutenant
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Lieutenant
1920 - 1921
USS N-5 (SS-57)
USS N-5 (SS-57)
Rank
Lieutenant
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Lieutenant
1919 - 1920
Commander Submarine Flotillas, Atlantic Fleet
Commander Submarine Flotillas, Atlantic Fleet
Rank
Lieutenant
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Comments
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Lieutenant Lieutenant
1918 - 1919
WWI Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War I Victory Medal was awarded for military service during the First World War. It was awarded for active service between April 6, 1917, and November 11, 1918; for service with the American... More
Description
Description Pending
1918
Service from 1914

 
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