William Truett Smith

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Laredo, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A STAFF SERGEANT WITH THE MEDICAL DETACHMENT, 80TH INFANTRY DIVISION IN CONNECTION WITH MILITARY OPERATIONS AGAINST AN ENEMY OF THE UNITED STATES DURING 1944 IN FRANCE. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR MEDAL WITH ONE BRONZE OAK LEAF CLUSTER FOR HIS GALLANTRY IN ACTION AND THE BRONZE STAR MEDAL WITH ONE BRONZE OAK LEAF CLUSTER.