|Rank||Corporal U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||July 15 1954|
National Defense Service Medal
Corporal Dean was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
Corporal Dean was a member of the Arctic Test Branch (OCAFF) at Big Delta Air Force Base, Alaska. On July 15, 1954, he was driving a privately owned vehicle at Big Delta when it overturned killing him.