Lyle K. London

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
San Antonio, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CAPTAIN AND AS COMMANDING OFFICER OF COMPANY G, SECOND BATTALION, TWENTY-FIFTH MARINES, FOURTH MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON TINIAN, MARIANA ISLANDS DURING JULY 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION AND THE PURPLE HEART.