John H. Boatright

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
TX, USA

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A 2ND LIEUTENANT WITH THE 80TH INFANTRY DIVISION IN CONNECTION WITH MILITARY OPERATIONS AGAINST AN ENEMY OF THE UNITED STATES DURING 1944 IN FRANCE. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION AND THE PURPLE HEART.