Ret. Rear Adm. Delbert H. Beumer, SC, USN

Born in 1931, passed away on May 17, 2017. Rear Adm. Beumer retired after 34 years of service in the Navy Supply Corps and Navy Reserve. He received his master’s degree from the University of Washington. Duty assignments included: USS Hornet (CV 12); USS Edmonds (DE 406); and Director of Data Processing at Submarine and Reactor Parts Supply Office, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. In 1960, he transitioned to the U.S. Navy Reserve in California where he served as Reserve Director of the Naval Fuels Program. Beumer pioneered mentorship in the Northern California, Oregon and Washington area, counseling and detailing officers and serving as the flag sponsor to numerous Reserve component supply regional workshops.

September/October 2017