|Rank||Boatswain's Mate First Class U.S. Navy|
|Date of Death||November 8 1950|
National Defense Service Medal
Boatswain's Mate First Class White was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
Boatswain's Mate First Class White was a crew member of the destroyer USS ROAN (DD-853). He was killed when his ship collided with the destroyer USS BROWNSON (DD-868) during night exercises at sea about 400 miles off North Carolina.