William R.E.L. Burgess

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Hamlin, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A TECHNICAL SERGEANT WITH THE COMPANY I, 3RD BATTALION, 7TH INFANTRY REGIMENT, 3RD INFANTRY DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST THE ENEMY DURING 1944 IN ITALY. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.