Clyde Shivers, Jr.

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Dayton, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CORPORAL AND AS A FIRE TEAM LEADER IN A PLATOON OF COMPANY D, SECOND BATTALION, TWENTY-EIGHTH MARINES, FIFTH MARINE DIVISION, IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY JAPANESE FORCES ON IWO JIMA, VOLCANO ISLANDS IN MARCH 1945. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.