Louis Victor Hightower, II

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
San Antonio, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A LIEUTENANT COLONEL WITH THE 1ST ARMORED REGIMENT, 1ST ARMORED DIVISION IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY FORCES NEAR SIDI BOU ZID, TUNISIA DURING 1943. AWARDED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS, THE ARMY DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL, THE SILVER STAR WITH ONE BRONZE OAK LEAF CLUSTER, AND THE LEGION OF MERIT WITH ONE BRONZE OAK LEAF CLUSTER.