Clyde A. Simmons

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Texas City, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A SERGEANT AND AS SECTION LEADER OF COMPANY I, 3RD BATTALION, 6TH MARINES, 2ND MARINE DIVISION IN ACTIONS AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON SAIPAN, MARIANA ISLANDS IN 1944. AWARDED THE NAVY CROSS.