MOH Williams

U.S. Marine Corps (ret) Chief Warrant Officer 4 Hershel W. Williams, World War II Medal of Honor recipient waves at the crowd during the annual MOH parade held at Gainesville, Texas, the Host City for MOH, April 9, 2011. He is escorted by members of the 136th Airlift Wing, Texas Air National Guard. His heroic act occurred at Iwo Jima where he went forward alone to attempt the reduction of devastating machine-gun fire from the unyielding positions using a 70-pound flamethrower. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech Sgt. Charles Hatton)

PHOTO BY: Tech Sgt. Charles Hatton
VIRIN: 110408-F-4609H-108.JPG
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