Howard Ray 'Bud' Kinder

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Dumas, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A SERGEANT WITH THE 517TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENT, 13TH AIRBORNE DIVISION DURING 1944 IN FRANCE. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION AND THE PURPLE HEART.