BENTON W. DECKER, JR., LCDR, USN
Benton Decker, Jr. '45
Date of birth: December 1, 1922
Date of death: May 28, 1959
From the 1945 Lucky Bag:
He was survived by his wife, Helen. (Information from August 1959 issue of SHIPMATE.)
Benton's father was a 1920 US Naval Academy graduate; he was twice awarded the Legion of Merit and retired a Rear Admiral.