Robert E. Mackey

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Dallas, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE 1ST CLASS AND AS A MEMBER OF A RECONNAISSANCE PARTY OF COMPANY A, FOURTH TANK BATTALION, FOURTH MARINE DIVISION DURING ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON TINIAN, MARIANA ISLANDS IN JULY 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION AND THE PURPLE HEART.