Rufus Charles Hansard

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Grapevine, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A STAFF SERGEANT WITH THE 7TH ARMORED DIVISION IN ACTION IN HOLLAND DURING 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION, AND THE PURPLE HEART. RECEIVED A FIELD COMMISSION TO SECOND LIEUTENANT.