Houston Stiff

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Denton, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CAPTAIN AND AS COMMANDING OFFICER OF COMPANY L, THIRD BATTALION, TWENTY-FOURTH MARINES, FOURTH MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON SAIPAN, MARIANA ISLANDS, 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR WITH ONE GOLD STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.