3 May 1944 — Ft Thomas, KY
Enlisted, “for the duration,” 3 May 1944 at Fort Thomas, Newport, KY.
Army service No 15362357
He served as a T/Sgt, C Company in the 254th Infantry Regiment, 63rd Infantry Division.
Awarded the Bronze Star (Heroic Action) for action at Ensheim, Germany, on 19th March 1945 (General Orders 224).