Adrian J. Hughes Jr.

Adrian J. Hughes Jr.

Born: January 11, 1920
Deceased

Lived in Portsmouth for 42 years

Adrian J. Hughes Jr.

Seaman 1st Class

Commendations: See details

  • American Campaign Medal
  • Asiatic-Pacific Theatre Medal
  • Navy Occupation Medal
  • World War II Victory Medal

Served During:

WWII,

Served In:

  • US Navy
American Campaign Medal
American Campaign Medal
Asiatic-Pacific Theatre Medal
Asiatic-Pacific Theatre Medal
Navy Occupation Medal
Navy Occupation Medal
World War II Victory Medal
World War II Victory Medal

USS MC Dermut (DD-677)

 

WWII Victory Medal; American Theatre Medal; Asiatic-Pacific Theatre Medal (3 Stars); Occupation.

US Naval Training Station (NTS), Sampson NY; USS MC Dermut (DD-677).

USS McDermut (DD-677) was a Fletcher-class destroyer of the United States Navy, the second Navy ship named for Lieutenant Commander David A. McDermut.
McDermut was laid down 14 June 1943 by the Federal Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co., Kearny, New Jersey; launched 17 October 1943; sponsored by Mrs. Woodrow Wilson, widow of the 28th President; and commissioned 19 November 1943, Comdr. P. L. Wirtz in command.