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Ralph
Hackensack High School Yearbook Photo
1940

 

Entered service August 6, 1940….Trained at Newport,  R.I…..Assigned to U.S.S. Relief U.S.S. San Francisco
U.S.S. Howard W. Gilmore
U.S.N.R.S. Pearl Harbor…..Awards: American Defense Medal 1 star;  American area;  Asiatic-Pacific Campign Medal , 7 stars; 
Good Conduct Medal , 2 stars;  Presidential Citation, 1 blue star; 
Philippine Liberation Medal
World War II Victory Medal….Date of discharge August 9, 1946…
Graduated New Milford Jr. High School 1937.    
   

New Milford in World War II
Teresa M. Martin
Copyright May 30 1947

 

 

Backround Image is of U.S.N.R.S. Pearl Harbor taken from:


http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/sh-usn/usnsh-s/ca38.htm