William Sherman Ash

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Abilene, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CORPORAL WITH BATTERY E, 60TH COAST ARTILLERY REGIMENT (ANTI-AIRCRAFT). IN ACTION 1942, DURING A HEAVY ENEMY ARTILLERY AND AERIAL BOMBARDMENT AT CORREGIDOR, PHILIPPINE ISLANDS. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.