Graham Gillis Conoley

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Taylor, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CAPTAIN AND AS ACTING LEADER OF AN ASSAULT PLATOON OF COMPANY I, THIRD BATTALION, TWENTY-SECOND MARINES (REINFORCED), FIRST PROVISIONAL MARINE BRIGADE, THIRD AMPHIBIOUS CORPS DURING ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON GUAM, MARIANA ISLANDS DURING 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION AND THE PURPLE HEART.