James C. O. Faulkner

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Red Oak, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A SERGEANT WITH THE COMPANY A, 2ND MARINE RAIDER BATTALION DURING THE MARINE RAIDER EXPEDITION AGAINST THE JAPANESE HELD ISLAND OF MAKIN IN THE GILBERT ISLANDS IN 1942. AWARDED THE NAVY CROSS AND PURPLE HEART.