Richard W. Keyes

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
TX

HONORED BY
James l. Cooper

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

COMMANDED THE 2ND BATTALION OF THE 310TH INFANTRY REGIMENT, 78TH INFANTRY DIVISION AND SERVED IN THE EUROPEAN THEATER OF OPERATIONS. DURING COMBAT ACTION HE EARNED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS, SILVER STAR, BRONZE STAR WITH CLUSTER AND A PURPLE HEART.