Ships Commissioned by the U.S. Navy in Honor of TF-116 Personnel

THE SHIPS

MEDAL RECEIVED

IN HONOR OF

TF116 UNIT

USS JAMES E WILLIAMS (DDG-95)
home port - Norfolk, VA
Medal of Honor
(and MANY others)
Petty Officer 1st Class
James Eliott Williams (1930–1999)
RivDiv 593 (PBR) 105
USS Ouellet (FF-1077)
Medal of Honor
Seaman David George Ouellet
(1944–March 6, 1967) KIA
RivSec 532 (PBR) 124
USS Meyerkord (FF-1058) Navy Cross Lieutenant Harold Dale Meyerkord
(1937-1965) KIA
Naval Advisory Group
USS Ford (FFG-54) Navy Cross Gunner's Mate Patrick O. Ford
(1942–June 21, 1968) KIA
RivSec 535 (PBR) 750
USS Brewton (FF-1086) Silver Star LTJG John Cooke "Bubba" Brewton
(1943-Jan. 11, 1970) KIA
SEAL Team Two
USS Peterson (DD-969) Bronze Star LTCDR Carl Jerrold Peterson
(1936–Apr. 2, 1969),  KIA
COMRIVPATRON 57
USS Elliot (DD-967) Legion of Merit LTCDR Arthur J. Elliot II
(1933–Dec. 29, 1968) KIA
COMRIVPATRON 57