George Wareham Gibbs

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
San Antonio, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A LIEUTENANT COLONEL AND COMMANDING OFFICER OF THE 7TH FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION, 1ST DIVISION ARTILLERY, 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY FORCES IN FRANCE DURING D-DAY ASSAULT WAVES IN 1944. AWARDED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS, THE SILVER STAR WITH ONE BRONZE OAK LEAF CLUSTER, AND THE LEGION OF MERIT.