For God and Country

​​​Martin County Veterans Memorial www.mcvm.org

DAWSON, WALLACE D

BIOGRAPHY: Entered the Navy at Great Lakes Naval Station in Illinois and was discharged from U.S. Naval Hospital Portsmouth, Virginia. Occupation was a Deck Engineer (Water Transport). Received the National Defense Service Medal, United Nations Medal, and the Korean Service Medal.

BRANCH OF SERVICE:  Navy

YEARS OF SERVICE: 1951-1954