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John E. Schlindwein

Conflicts: WWII
Branch of Service: Army
Years of Service: 1943 - 1945
Military Occupation or Type of Work Performed: Coordinated squads of heavy 30-cal. machine guns to direct fire at enemy
Locations Served: Naples Foggia, Rome, South France, Rhineland
Highest Grade Achieved: S-Sgt.
Wounded In Action: Yes (03/07/1944 in Nettuno, Italy, Lanzio Beach)
Awards: Purple Heart, European African Middle Eastern Theater Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, French Croix de Goerre