WILLIAMS, HAROLD DAVID

 

WILLIAMS, HAROLD DAVID
Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army
Company C, 75th Infantry (Ranger), 173rd Airborne Brigade,
Date of Action: August 1, 1969
 

Synopsis:
 

The Distinguished Service Cross is presented to Harold David Williams, Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army, for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations involving conflict with an armed hostile force in the Republic of Vietnam, while serving with Company C, 75th Infantry (Ranger), 173d Airborne Brigade. Staff Sergeant Williams distinguished himself by exceptionally valorous actions on 1 August 1969. His extraordinary heroism and devotion to duty, at the cost of his life, were in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and reflect great credit upon himself, his unit, and the United States Army.
 

HQ US Army, Vietnam, General Orders No. 4389 (1969)
 

Home Town: Los Angeles, California

 

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