Rank: Staff Sergeant
Years of Service: 1942 December 1945
My grandfather was a member of the 503 Regiment Parachute Combat Team, 2nd Batalion, Company F, 3rd Platoon. He fought in the Pacific and was injured twice in 1945. First, he was shot in the knee in February and then he was shot in the hand in April. His hand was severely wounded and he was sent back to the states in late 1945.
Jill Parker Worley