Elzie C. Mattox

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Navy

HOMETOWN
Paoli, IN

HONORED BY
Grateful American

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

ENLISTED ON 12 NOVEMBER 1943 AT LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY. SERVED ON THE USS LCI(L) 979, A LCI 351 CLASS LANDING CRAFT INFANTRY (LARGE) AND NAVAL STATION COCO SOLO, PANAMA CANAL ZONE. RATING OF MACHINIST'S MATE SECOND CLASS PETTY OFFICER.