Charles Howard Leonard

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Marine Corps

HOMETOWN
French Lick, IN

HONORED BY
Grateful American

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

ENLISTED ON 9 APRIL 1943. TRAINED AT MARINE CORPS RECRUIT DEPOT SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA. TRAINED WITH TRAINING SQUADRON 21 AT NORMAN, OKLAHOMA, TRAINING SQUADRON 131 MIRAMAR, CALIFORNIA, HEADQUARTER SQUADRON AT GILLESPIE FIELD, CALIFORNIA. SERVED WITH MARINE SUPPORT SQUADRON 2, 2ND MARINE AIR WING IN THE PACIFIC THEATER OF OPERATIONS.