WWII – U.S. Army 7/31/1943 through 1/30/1946: Sergeant (TEC 3) – National WWII Memorial.
Joseph was part of the 106th Infantry Division, 19th Reinforcement Depot. He served in Normandy two months after D-Day. His unit was stationed in a chateau in Etampes, France that was previously occupied by the Germans. He was also present for the liberation of France.
Medals and Honors: American Campaign, European-African-Middle Eastern Theater with 2 Bronze Battle Stars (Normandy and Northern France), Good Conduct Medal, WWII Victory Medal and four overseas service medals.
106th Infantry Division 19th Reinforcement Depot