NHAHS Mark Starr Award

The naval helicopter pioneers of this award are as follows:
1998 – CDR Robert E.. Schock, USN (Ret.)  2008 – CDR  Don Hayes, USN (Ret.)
1999 -Navy Veterans from the Korean War  2009 – AWCM Frank Nelson, USN (Ret.) 
2000 – Mr Harold Nachlin  2010 – HC-1 Detachment FIVE
2001 – CDR Hugh F. McLinden, Jr., USN (Ret.)  2011 – CW03 Phillips T. Poisson (Ret.)
2002 – CDR Steward Graham, USCG (Ret.) 2012 – CAPT George Galdorisi, USN (Ret.) & CDR Tom Phillips, USN (Ret.)
2003 – Maj. Gen. Victor Armstrong, USMC (Ret .)  2013 – ADJ-3 Ron Milam, USN
 2004 – AMCM William Moss, USN (Ret.)   2014 – CAPT Charles Oakes, USN (Ret.) 
2005 – CDR Lloyd Parthemer, USN (Ret.)   2015 –  AMCM Bruce Browne, USN (Ret.) 
2006 – CAPT Joseph M. Purtell, USN (Ret.)   2016 – Mr. Paul F. Whitten, Sr.
2007 – LCDR Joe Gardner, USN(Ret.)

2017 – HSM-40 Presentation-CAPT Richard Roberts, USN (Ret.)

2017 – Fall 2020-Navy League Presentation-Navy Birthday-CAPT Richard “Robbie” Roberts, USN (Ret.)

2017-HSM-40 Presentation-April 15, 2021 107th Birthday/NHA Lifetime Member #107 Presentation-CAPT Richard “Robbie” Roberts, USN (Ret.)

  2018- CDR Robert A. Close USN (Ret.)
  2019-CAPT Michael Marriott, USN (Ret.) & Dr. Barbara Marriott
  2020-RADM William E. “Bill” Terry, USN (Ret.) & Mr. Joseph Peluso
 

2021-CAPT Michael Coumatos, USN (Ret.) Presented by CAPT Jim Gillcrist, USN (Ret.) Executive Director NHA & CAPT Mike O’Connor, USN (Ret.) April 28, 2021 at CAPT Coumatos home in Oregon.

2021-CAPT Gene Pellerin, USN (Ret.)

 

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