Hartie E. Webster

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Avinger, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A SERGEANT AND AS A SQUAD LEADER OF COMPANY F, SECOND BATTALION, NINTH MARINES, THIRD MARINE DIVISION IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON IWO JIMA, VOLCANO ISLANDS IN FEBRUARY 1945. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.