Joseph B. Brown

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Houston, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A SERGEANT WITH COMPANY F, SECOND BATTALION, EIGHTH MARINES, SECOND MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON SAIPAN, MARIANA ISLANDS, DURING 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.