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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Service Years
1943 - 1945
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer

Rifle Sharpshooter (Pre 1959)USMC Basic Qualification Badge

Service to 1945
B Co, 1st Bn, 28th Marine Regiment (1/28)
B Co, 1st Bn, 28th Marine Regiment (1/28)
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Iwo Jima - Japan
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1944 - 1945
Silver Star Medal
Criteria
The Silver Star may be awarded to any person who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States, is cited for gallantry in action, against an enemy of the United States whil... More
Comments
Conspicuious gallantry on Iwo Jima
1945
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Died of wounds received on Iwo Jima on 2/25/1945
1945
Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
Description
Action against the enemy on Iwo Jima
1945
Navy Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
Action against the enemy on Iwo Jima
1945
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Service in the Pacific, 1944-1945
1945
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Service during WWII
1945
Battle of Iwo Jima
Description
The Battle of Iwo Jima (19 February – 26 March 1945), or Operation Detachment, was a major battle in which the United States Armed Forces fought for and captured the island of Iwo Jima from the Japane... More
1945 - 1945
1st Raider Bn
1st Raider Bn
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
0301-Basic Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1943 - 1944
Officer Candidate School (Cadre)
Officer Candidate School (Cadre)
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
0301-Basic Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1943 - 1943
Boot Camp (San Diego, CA)
School
Boot Camp (San Diego, CA)
1943
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
Service from 1943

 
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