USS Helena CL-50 Awards


Navy Unit
Commendation



Asiatic - Pacific
Campaign Medal


USS Helena CL-50
Navy Unit Citation



Helena's 7 Battle Stars

#1 PEARL HARBOR - MIDWAY:
7 December 1941

#2 CAPE ESPERANCE:
11 - 12 October 1942

#3 CAPTURE AND DEFENSE OF GUADACANAL:
4 - 12 November 1942, 5 January 1943

#4 GUADALCANAL (Third Savo):
12 -15 November 1942

#5 ANTI -SUBMARINE ASSESSMENT:
11 february 1943

#6 CONSOLIDATION OF SOLOMON ISLANDS:
CONSOLIDATION OF NORTHERN SOLOMON ISLANDS:
12-13 May 1943

#7 NEW GEORGIA GROUP OPERATION:
NEW GEORGIA -RENDOVA -VANGUNU OCCUPATION:
4 - 5 July 1943
KULA GULF ACTION:
5 - 6 July 1943



Doug Graff

CL-50

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