Elvin Leighton Adams

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Navy

HOMETOWN
Richland Springs, TX

HONORED BY
Brother

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED ON A SMALL CARRIER AT THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY, THE CARRIER PRINCETON. IN THE CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORPS WHEN ENLISTED IN EARLY 1941 AND DISCHARGED IN LATE 1945. ON BOARD SHIP WHEN IT SANK AND RECEIVED A PURPLE HEART. MAINLY SERVED IN THE PACIFIC THEATER.