Benjamin M. E. Smith
"Major Benjamin M. E. Smith, son of Mrs. Fama Massie Smith, graduate of McKinney High School. Attended New Mexico Military Institute, Roswell, N. M. Graduate of A. & M. College. Entered service June, 1941. Trained Ft. Bliss, Camp Hood, Tex., Camp Polk, La., and Ft. Leavenworth, Kans. Sailed Oct. 1944 to European area with 7th Army, 21st Corp, G-3 Int. Div. Awarded French Medal Corix de Guerre with Palams."
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