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First Name: George

Last Name: Strawn

Birthplace: Cisco, Eastland Co., TX, USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)

Home of Record: Caddo, Stephens Co., TX
Middle Name: N.

Date of Birth: 06 July 1922

Date of Death: 13 March 1944

Rank: Staff Sergeant

Years Served:
George Norman Strawn

•  World War II (1941 - 1945)


George Norman Strawn

Staff Sergeant, U. S. Army

Silver Star

GENERAL ORDERS: Headquarters, 1st Cavalry Division, General Orders No. 81 (1944) CITATION: (Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Staff Sergeant George N. Strawn (ASN: 18020510), United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star (Posthumously) for gallantry in action in connection with combat operations against the enemy while serving with the 12th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II at the Los Negros Island, Manus, Papua New Guinea.

Origin of Nickname/Handle:

Texas Exceptional Gallantry

Honoree ID: 164767   Created by: MHOH




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