|Rank||Seaman Apprentice U.S. Navy|
|Date of Death||December 20 1950|
|Status||Missing In Action|
Courts of the Missing
Combat Action Ribbon (Navy)
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Seaman Second Class Tennent was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Seaman Second Class Tennent served aboard the U.S. Merchant Marine ship SS TAINARON. He was Killed in Action on December 20, 1950. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.