Claude M. Ayala

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Fort Worth, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A SERGEANT AND AS COMMANDER OF A MEDIUM TANK OF TANK COMPANY, TWENTY-SECOND MARINES (REINFORCED), FIRST PROVISIONAL MARINE BRIGADE, DURING ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON GUAM, MARIANA ISLANDS, DURING 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.