Samuel Tankersley Williams

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Denton, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A COLONEL AND WITH AN ASSAULT COMPANY OF THE 90TH INFANTRY DIVISION IN AN ATTACK ON GOURBESVILLE IN ACTION AGAINST THE ENEMY ON 15 JUNE 1944, IN FRANCE. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.