Charles William Bius

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
George West, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CORPORAL AND AS CREW CHIEF OF AN AMPHIBIAN TRACTOR OF THE FIRST AMPHIBIAN TRACTOR BATTALION, FIRST MARINE DIVISION (REINFORCED), IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON OKINAWA, RYUKYU ISLANDS, DURING 1945. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.