The Claud A. Jones Award
Author: Neily, David C.
Source: Naval Engineers Journal, Volume 107, Number 4, 1 July 1995 , pp. 98-100(3)
Publisher: American Society of Naval Engineers
Abstract:for his significant contribution to naval engineering as set forth in the following The recipient of the <b>Claud A. Jones Award</b>, presented annually since 1987, is a fleet or field engineer who has made significant contributions to improving operational engineering or material readiness of our maritime defense forces during the past three years. Admiral Jones' career spanned over forty years including his midshipman days, the first twenty-four years largely spent on ships and with the fleet serving with distinction in engineering assignments. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for “extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession as a result of his courageous actions in 1915, while serving as engineer on the USS <i>Tennessee</i>, when his ship was wrecked by a tidal wave.
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 1995-07-01
- The Naval Engineers Journal is the peer-reviewed journal of the American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE). ASNE is the leading professional engineering society for engineers, scientists and allied professionals who conceive, design, develop, test, construct, outfit, operate and maintain complex naval and maritime ships, submarines and aircraft and their associated systems and subsystems.