George M. Canales

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Houston, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A STAFF SERGEANT WITH THE 11TH AIRBORNE DIVISION IN ACTION AGAINST THE ENEMY ON LUZON, PHILIPPINE ISLANDS DURING 1945. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION, AND THE PURPLE HEART.