Harrell, William G.

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Name
Harrell, William G. Gender: M
William George Harrell
born on 25 June 1922 at 20:52 (= 8:52 PM )
Place Rio Grande City, Texas, 26n23, 98w49
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 03°43' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 16°00 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 24°37'



William G. Harrell

Biography

United States Marine who was awarded his nation's highest military honour – the Medal of Honor – for his heroic actions in the Battle of Iwo Jima. He was presented the nation's highest military decoration by President Harry S. Truman at the White House on 5 October 1945. Sgt Harrell was discharged from the Marine Corps at his present rank in February 1946 because of disability resulting from his wounds. He died on 9 August 1964, aged 42, in San Antonio, Texas.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.

Categories

  • Traits : Personality : Courageous
  • Vocation : Military : Combat
  • Vocation : Military : Honors (Medal of Honor)
  • Vocation : Military : Military service
  • Vocation : Military : Wounded