HERSHEL  WOODROW "WOODY"  WILLIAMS

Rate/Rank
CPL/CWO4
Service Branch
USMCR 10/1954 - 00/1969
USMCR 3/1948 - 8/1949
USMC 5/1943 - 11/1945
Born
10/02/1923
QUIET DELL, WV
USS HERSHEL "WOODY" WILLIAMS ESB-4 NAMED IN HIS HONOR.
SIGNIFICANT DUTY STATIONS
MARINE CORPS RECRUIT DEPOT, SAN DIEGO, CA
1ST BATTALION, 21ST MARINE REGIMENT, 3RD MARINE DIVISION, IWO JIMA
MARINE CORPS HEADQUARTERS, WASHINGTON, DC
MOBILIZATION OFFICER, 25TH INFANTRY COMPANY
SIGNIFICANT AWARDS
MEDAL OF HONOR 
PURPLE HEART 
PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION 
NAVY UNIT COMMENDATION 
AMERICAN DEFENSE SERVICE MEDAL 
AMERICAN CAMPAIGN MEDAL 
ASIATIC-PACIFIC CAMPAIGN MEDAL 
WORLD WAR II VICTORY MEDAL 
NATIONAL DEFENSE SERVICE MEDAL