Audie Leon Murphy

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Farmersville, TX

HONORED BY
Billie B. Murphy, Sister

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

CAPTAIN. MOST HIGHLY DECORATED SOLDIER IN WWII. NUMEROUS INJURIES. ACTIVE COMBAT: NORTH AFRICA, ITALY TO GERMANY; 7 MAJOR BATTLES INCLUDING NORMANDY. CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR AND CROIX DE GUERRE. YOUNGEST SOLDIER TO EVER RECEIVE THE CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR.