Elbert Eden 'Slick' Newton

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Delk, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE 1ST CLASS WITH THE COMPANY G, 3RD BATTALION, 505TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENT, 82ND AIRBORNE DIVISION DURING 1944 IN FRANCE. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.