TracesOfWar needs your help! We miss photos of important sights in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. Submit your photos to input@tracesofwar.com and it will be published!

Abernathy, William F.

Nationality:
American (1776 - present, Republic)

Biography

Do you have more information about this person? Inform us!

Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Corporal
Unit:
Company A, 28th Marine Regiment, 5th Marine Division "The Spearhead", U.S. Marine Corps
For action performed on the island Iwo Jima, Bonin Islands, Japan.
Citation unavailable.
Silver Star Medal (SSM)

Sources

  • - Allen, R.E., The First Battalion of the 28th Marines on Iwo Jima A Day-by-Day History, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, North Carolina, USA, 1999

Photo