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Page 8 text:
The 1958-1959 cruise wos Commonder
Robert R. Dupzyk's second go-round with
the HAMNER in the For Eost. But even be-
fore the Coptoin ioined the ship Iote in
1957 he wos no stronger to destroyers.
Service oboord the ZELLARS, the MARSH,
cmd THE SULLIVANS ithe lotter two os
Skipper1 well prepored the Coptoin for
Born 17 Morch 1917, the Coptoin begon
his novol service os o recruit ot Son Diego
in 1934. In 1936 he entered the Nclvol
Acodemy. Commissioned in 1940, he spent
much ot World Wor II ot seo. In oddition to
the ships nomed, Commonder Dupzyk com-
monded PT boots, ond served obooqrd the
cruiser CLEVELAND ond the bottleship MIS-
When the ship comes ho-me, the Coptoin
lives with his wife, JoAnne, ond their two
vouno children. Potrick ond Diono. in Coro-
Page 7 text:
The USS HAMNER is a long hull
Gearing-class. destroyer. She was
built in Port Newark, New Jersey,
and launched 24 November 1945.
The ship has made ten Far Eastern
During the Korean action the HAM-
NER took part in the bombardment
of the eastern coast of Korea, parti-
cipated in the landings at lnchon,
and the evacuation of Hungnam.
The ship wears the China Service
Medal, Navy Occupation Service
with Asia Clasp, Korean Service
Medal w-ith five combat stars, the
World War ll Victory'Medal, the
National Defense Service Medal, the
United Nations Service Medal, and
the Korean Presidential Unit Cita-
During the subseauent "peaceful"
years, the HAMNER has, with other
ships of the Pacific Fleet, busied her-
self on the EastPac-WestPac circuit.
Combat-ready, she has performed
well her mission in the Fleet.
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Rear Admiral Smedberg presenting the Battle Efficiency "E
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