Clarence Grover Garrison

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Coast Guard

HOMETOWN
Brownwood, TX

HONORED BY
Family

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED ABOARD THE USS LEONARD WOOD APA-12, A HARRIS-CLASS ATTACK TRANSPORT IN SEPTEMBER 1943. HE PARTICIPATED IN THESE LANDINGS IN THE PACIFIC THEATER OF OPERATIONS: SEPTEMBER 1944 AT PELELIEU; NOVEMBER 1943 AT THE GILBERT ISLANDS; JANUARY-FEBRUARY 1944 AT THE MARSHALL ISLANDS; JUNE 1944 AT THE MARIANA ISLANDS AND SAIPAN; OCTOBER 1944 AT LEYTE; AND JANUARY 1945 AT LINGAYEN GULF AND MINDORA.