Perry Township Schools wold like to thank Mr. Dick Thelen for his visit to PMHS Thursday evening to present; “Remembering The USS Indianapolis”
He spoke to Perry Township middle and high school students earlier in the day in the Perry Meridian High School Auditorium. Mr. Thelen is one of only about 25 survivors still living of the original 317 who were rescued when the Indianapolis was torpedoed and sank in the South Pacific.
He’s pictured here with Assistant Superintendent, Mr. Robert Bohannon. For more photos log onto the Perry Township Schools Facebook page.