Robert E. Champion

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Fort Worth, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A 1ST LIEUTENANT WITH THE COMPANY B, 1ST BATTALION, 242ND INFANTRY REGIMENT, 42ND INFANTRY DIVISION DURING 1945 IN FRANCE. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR HIS GALLANTRY IN ACTION AND THE PRISONER OF WAR MEDAL.