Marion Lee Gallaway

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
San Angelo, TX

HONORED BY
Joe Fields

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

ENTERED THE UNITED STATES ARMY IN 1940, TRAINED AT FORT SAM HOUSTON, TEXAS. SERVED IN NORMANDY AS A STAFF SERGEANT. AWARDED TWO PURPLE HEARTS, TWO SILVER STARS, COMBAT INFANTRYMAN BADGE WITH TWO OAK LEAF CLUSTERS. WOUNDED IN SAINT LO, FRANCE IN 1944, LATER KILLED IN ACTION IN SAINT LO, FRANCE IN 1944.