John Keith Wells

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
Lakeview, TX

HONORED BY
Keith & Kathryn Wells

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

PLATOON LEADER OF 3RD PLATOON, E COMPANY, 2ND BATTALION, 28TH MARINES, 5TH MARINE DIVISION. PLATOON RAISED FIRST FLAG ATOP MT. SURIBACHI, IWO JIMA, JAPAN. PLATOON WON MORE MEDALS FROM A SINGLE ENGAGEMENT IN THE MARINE CORPS HISTORY.