Roy Lee 'R.L.' Vantine

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Quanah, TX

HONORED BY
Robert S. Cox

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A MARINE LIEUTENANT IN THE AMERICAN THEATER, INCLUDING AT SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA IN 1943, UNTIL DEPLOYED OVERSEAS TO THE ASIATIC-PACIFIC THEATER DURING THE WAR. AWARDED THE COMBAT ACTION RIBBON, AMERICAN CAMPAIGN MEDAL, ASIATIC-PACIFIC CAMPAIGN MEDAL, AND WWII VICTORY MEDAL. HONORABLY DISCHARGED AND ISSUED THE WWII HONORABLE DISCHARGE LAPEL PIN.