Marion Elmer Price

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Quail, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A 2ND LIEUTENANT AND AS A PLATOON LEADER OF COMPANY A, FIRST BATTALION, FOURTH MARINES, SIXTH MARINE DIVISION IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON OKINAWA, RYUKYU ISLANDS DURING JUNE 1945. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.