Cecil Griffin

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Troup, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE WITH THE COMPANY L, 16TH INFANTRY REGIMENT, 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION, AT NORMANDY, FRANCE, ON 6 JUNE 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR HIS GALLANTRY IN ACTION.