Alvin Richard Burleigh

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Navy

HOMETOWN
San Antonio, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A SEAMAN 1ST CLASS AND AS A MEMBER OF THE CREW OF 40-MM GUN #1 DURING AN AIR ATTACK AT USS KENDRICK IN SEPTEMBER 1943. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.