William Earl Crowe

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Austin, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED DURING WWII AS A CAPTAIN DIVISION LEADER AND AS PILOT IN MARINE FIGHTING SQUADRON 124, MARINE AIR GROUP 12, 1ST MARINE AIRCRAFT WING FOUGHT JAPANESE FORCES IN THE SOLOMON ISLANDS AREA. AWARDED THE NAVY CROSS AND MULTIPLE DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSSES.