Tony Z. Lerma

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Corpus Christi, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE 1ST CLASS AND AS A RIFLEMAN OF COMPANY L, THIRD BATTALION, TWENTY-SECOND MARINES, SIXTH MARINE ON OKINAWA, RYUKYU ISLANDS IN JUNE 1945. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.