Lloyd George Wiggins

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Bowie, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE AND A MEMBER OF THE FIRST MARINES, FIRST MARINE DIVISION IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES DURING HOSTILE ATTACK ON GUADALCANAL, SOLOMON ISLANDS ON THE NIGHT OF 14-15 SEPTEMBER 1942. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.