Herman E. Schmersahl

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Rosenberg, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A PRIVATE 1ST CLASS WITH COMPANY D, SECOND TANK BATTALION, SECOND MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON SAIPAN, MARIANA ISLANDS IN JULY 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.