Thurman L. Dacus

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Winnsboro, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CORPORAL WITH COMPANY I, THIRD BATTALION, SIXTH MARINES, SECOND MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON SAIPAN, MARIANA ISLANDS DURING 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.