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NH 106574 Lieutenant Junior Grade John J. Powers, USN

Photo #: NH 106574  Lieutenant Junior Grade John J. Powers, USN
Title: Lieutenant Junior Grade John J. Powers, USN
Description: Photographed on 10 April 1940. He would later receive the Medal of Honor, posthumously, for his distinguished and conspicuous gallantry while serving with Bombing Squadron Five (VB-5) at the Battle of the Coral Sea, 4-8 May 1942 Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command.
Catalog #: NH 106574
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