Kenneth E. Moore

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Goldsmith, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A 2ND LIEUTENANT AND AS A RIFLE PLATOON LEADER, IN COMPANY I, THIRD BATTALION, SIXTH MARINES, SECOND MARINE DIVISION, DURING ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON SAIPAN, MARIANA ISLANDS DURING JUNE 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.