Harry Moore Beckelman

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Denison, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A 1ST LIEUTENANT AND AS PLATOON LEADER OF AN ENGINEER PLATOON OF COMPANY C, FIRST BATTALION, NINETEENTH MARINES, THIRD MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON GUAM, MARIANA ISLANDS, DURING 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.