D. A. Carson

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Texarkana, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE 1ST CLASS WITH COMPANY D, 2ND BATTALION, 28TH MARINES, 5TH MARINE DIVISION IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES AT IWO JIMA, VOLCANO ISLANDS IN 1945. AWARDED THE NAVY CROSS.