Lessley W. Williams

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Cherokee County, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

ENLISTED ON 8 DECEMBER 1943 IN TYLER, TEXAS. SERVED AS A PRIVATE 1ST CLASS WITH THE MEDICAL DETACHMENT, 2ND BATTALION, 13TH INFANTRY REGIMENT, 8TH INFANTRY DIVISION, IN ACTION DURING 1945 IN GERMANY. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR HIS GALLANTRY IN ACTION.