Dale Potter Helmer
World War II-Korea-Vietnam
USS Hyman DD-732
USS Somers DD-830
USS Hazelwood DD-531
USS Morton DD-828
USS Columbus CA-75
USS Montrose APA-212
MEDALS-RIBBONS: Surface Warfare, Commendation w/1 Star, China Service, American Campaign, World War II Victory, Occupation Service (Europe), National Defense Service w/1 Star, Korean Service w/1 Star, Armed Forces Expeditionary, Vietnam Service w/1 Star, United Nations Service, Vietnam Campaign, Korean War Service
Dale was involved with Korean shore bombardments and providing guard for other ships; in Vietnam, he was involved with humanitarian efforts in various communities.
Your dedicated service is greatly appreciated.
U. S. Naval Academy Class of 1949