Charles D. LaFountain

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Navy

HOMETOWN
Munising, MI

HONORED BY
Barbara L. Baker, Daughter

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED IN THE PACIFIC THEATRE. RECEIVED A SHARPSHOOTER MEDAL, ASIATIC-PACIFIC CAMPAIGN RIBBON, AMERICAN CAMPAIGN RIBBON AND WWII VICTORY MEDAL WITH 1 STAR. STATIONED IN OKINAWA AND GUADALCANAL. HE WAS WITH THE 44TH BATTALION, PART OF THE SEABEES. RECEIVED AN HONORABLE DISCHARGE. HELD THE RANK OF MOTOR MACHINIST'S MATE 1ST CLASS.