John W. Goode, Jr.

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
San Antonio, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A 2ND LIEUTENANT AND AS A PLATOON LEADER OF COMPANY F, SECOND BATTALION, FIFTH MARINES, FIRST MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON PELELIU, PALAU ISLANDS DURING SEPTEMBER 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.