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Naval officer , physician

Jesse Dale Jewell, American physician, naval officer. Decorated Navy Cross for service at Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941. Fellow, Australian Computer Society; member of the American Medical Association, National Sojourners.; Mason.


Jewell, Jesse Dale was born on July 24, 1891 in Leon, West Virginia, United States. Son of John Sherman and Mayme (Spiller) Jewell.


Doctor of Medicine, University Oregon, 1918.


Commissioned Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy 1918, advanced through grades to rear admiral, 1944. Served Mare Island (California), Hospital and Navy Yard, 1918-1921, destroyer division 36, 1921-1923, Bremerton (Washington) Navy Yard, 1923-1926, mine force, Pearl Harbor, T.H., 1926-1929, United States Naval Hospital, San Diego, 1929-1932, U. S.S. Neches, 1932-1934. United States Naval Hospital, Newport (Rhode Island), 1934-1937, United States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, 1937-1939, torpedo station, Keyport (Washington), 1939-1941, United States Ship California, Pearl Harbor, 1941, Navy Yard, Bremerton, 1942-1943, United States Naval Hospital, Corona (California), 1943-1944, headquarters 13th Naval District, Seattle, 1944-1945.

Released from active duty, February 1, 1945.


Fellow, Australian Computer Society. Member of the American Medical Association, National Sojourners.


Married Lola Belle Beckner, June 7, 1918.

John Sherman Jewell

Mayme (Spiller) Jewell

Lola Belle Beckner