William L. Gwynn


Army Commendation Medal
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  • Rank and organization: Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army, 16th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division
  • Place and date: Germany, 27 November 1945 – 27 March 1946
  • G.O. No.: HQ, 1st Infantry Division, General Orders No. 28 (1946)

Citation: William L. Gwynn, 33816040, Staff Sergeant, Headquarters Company, 16th Infantry. For meritorious service in connection with operations in the Army of Occupation in Germany from 27 November 1945 to 27 March 1946. The superior skill, resourcefulness and tireless devotion to duty with which Sergeant Gwynn executed his responsibilities as supply sergeant despite innumerable difficulties confronted in conversion from combat to occupational status contributed materially to the maintenance of the high standard of his organization. Residence at enlistment: Chester, Pennsylvania.

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