Benny J. Gilliam

Benny in uniform, probably in 1944.

NAME:
Benny Jesse Gilliam
NICKNAME:
SERVICE NUMBER:
902815
HOME OF RECORD:
Henderson, TN
NEXT OF KIN:
Parents, Richard & Mary Gilliam
DATE OF BIRTH:
7/9/1925
SERVICE DATES:
9/30/1943 – 1945
DATE OF DEATH:
5/2/2013
CAMPAIGN UNIT MOS RATE RESULT
Roi-Namur C/1/24 745 Private
Saipan C/1/24 746 PFC
Tinian C/1/24 746 PFC
Iwo Jima C/1/24 746 PFC WIA
INDIVIDUAL DECORATIONS:
Purple Heart
LAST KNOWN RANK:
Private First Class

Biography coming soon.

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To view an album of Benny Gilliam’s wartime photographs, please click here.