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HELMS, JOHN

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Serving on board the U.S.S. Chicago, for heroism in rescuing Ishi Tomizi, ship's cook, from drowning at Montevideo, Uruguay, 10 January 1901.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant U.S.S. Chicago

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Interim 1901 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois

Citation

Serving on board the U.S.S. Chicago, for heroism in rescuing Ishi Tomizi, ship's cook, from drowning at Montevideo, Uruguay, 10 January 1901.