Benjamin F. Morris, Jr.

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Pampa, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE AND AS A RIFLEMAN OF COMPANY C, FIRST BATTALION, FIRST MARINES, FIRST MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON OKINAWA, RYUKYU ISLANDS IN MAY 1945. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.