|Birth: ||Jan. 21, 1925|
|Death: ||Mar. 1, 1945, Luxembourg|
US Army WW II Veteran. Served as a Staff Sergeant in Company B, 61st Armored Infantry Regiment, 10th Armored Division, 3rd Army. He was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in action in Tettingen, Germany, November 22, 1944, when, without regard for himself, crept over 100 yards beyond the line established by his platoon and rescued a wounded officer. He later died in an American hospital in Luxembourg, following wounds received in action in the European theatre of operations. He was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart and other meritorious honors.
Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Dec 29, 2003
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