Branch of Service or Wartime Activity: Marines; Enlisted

Service Dates: 1943-1946

Highest Rank / Rate: Corporal

Unit, Division, Battalion, Group, Ship, etc.: 2nd Raider Battalion, Dog Company, 2nd Battalion, 27th Regiment 5th Marine Division

War, Operation or Conflict served in: World War II

Locations of Service: Boot Camp San Deigo; Camp Pendleton; Camp Tarawa, Hawaii

Battles / Campaigns: Iwo Jima

Special Duties / Highlights / Achievements: B.A.R. Man (Made it through the entire 34 day campaign), Unit Citatin, Iwo Jima Medal, Sharp Shooter Medal

Was the Veteran a Prisoner of War? No

Did the Veteran Sustain Combat or Service-related Injuries? Yes