Oscar L. Queen

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Houston, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE 1ST CLASS WITH THE COMPANY A, 1ST BATTALION, 505TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENT, 82ND AIRBORNE DIVISION IN ACTION DURING 1943 IN SICILY AND DURING 1944 IN NORMANDY, FRANCE. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL WITH ONE BRONZE OAK LEAK CLUSTER FOR HIS GALLANTRY IN ACTION.