Donald M. “Silm” Carlton
|War||World War II|
Machine Gunner - Served with the 184th Infantry Regiment in the Southwest Pacific as a machine gunner for 14 months. While in combat was the leader of an 8-man heavy machine gun squad. Citations: Combat Infantry Badge, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Philippine Liberation Medal, Army of Occupation Medal Japan, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal. Life member VFW Post 5985.