Charles P. Howard

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Galveston, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A SERGEANT WITH COMPANY G, SECOND BATTALION, TWENTY-SECOND MARINES (REINFORCED), FIRST PROVISIONAL MARINE BRIGADE IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON ENGEBI ISLAND, ENIWETOK ATOLL, MARSHALL ISLANDS IN 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.