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Gray, Ross Franklin b. August 1, 1920 d. February 27, 1945 World War II Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the US Marine Corps in Company A, 1st Battalion, 25th Marines, 4th Marine Division. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands on February 21, 1945. His citation reads in part "Alone and unarmed but carrying a huge satchel charge, he crept up on the Japanese emplacement, boldly hurled the short-fused explosive, and sealed the entrance. Instantly taken under machine-gun fire from a...[Read More] (Bio by: Don Morfe) Ada Chapel Bible Methodist Church Cemetery, Bibb County, Alabama, USA