Marvin Breece Lindley

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

RANK
Technician Fifth Grade - WWII

HOMETOWN
Orleans, IN

HONORED BY
Grateful American



Enlisted 9 December 1940 at Fort Knox, Kentucky. Discharged 28 June 1945.Served with the Fifth Army in the Mediterranean Theater of Operation. Awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for extraordinary heroism in operations against armed enemy near Campo di Carne, Italy on 21 and 22 February 1944. Aided in the evacuation of wounded under severe artillery shelling. Awards include The Purple Heart and Italian War Cross.