Ernest T. Roberts

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
San Antonio, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CORPORAL WITH COMPANY D, 2ND BATTALION, 508TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENT, 82ND AIRBORNE DIVISION IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY FORCES IN FRANCE AND LANDING BY PARACHUTE BEFORE DAWN ON D-DAY 1944. AWARDED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS.