Melvin D. Bailey

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Mineola, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CORPORAL WITH COMPANY I, 3RD BATTALION, 4TH MARINES DURING 1942 IN THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.