George H. Williams

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Athens, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CAPTAIN WITH THE 318TH INFANTRY REGIMENT, 80TH INFANTRY DIVISION, IN CONNECTION WITH MILITARY OPERATIONS AGAINST AN ENEMY OF THE UNITED STATES DURING 1944 IN FRANCE. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR HIS GALLANTRY IN ACTION AND THE PURPLE HEART MEDAL.