Jack Hawkins

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Roxton, TX

HONORED BY
Jack Hawkins

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED WITH THE 4TH MARINES IN BATAAN, CORREGIDOR. CAPTURED IN MAY 1942 AND WAS A PRISONER OF WAR FOR 11 MONTHS. ALSO SERVED IN THE OKINAWA CAMPAIGN. RECEIVED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS WITH 1 BRONZE STAR AND THE NAVY COMMENDATION MEDAL.