Max Cohen

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Corpus Christi, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A 2ND LIEUTENANT AND WHILE ATTACHED TO THE THIRD BATTALION, SIXTH MARINES, SECOND MARINE DIVISION DURING ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES AT TARAWA, GILBERT ISLANDS DURING 1943. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.