Billy Gene Isom
US Navy Aug 1949 - May 1953
Hospital Corpsman-San Diego Naval Hospital.
Following training, assigned to US Naval Hospital, Santa Margarita Ranch, California, Camp Pendelton Marine Base.
First Marine Airwing, Santa Ana, California.
Served in combat in Korea with the First Marine Airwing, VMF-212.
Medals: Korean Service Medal with Three Bronze Stars; United Nations Ribbon; Good Conduct Medal; Japanese Occupation Medal with Asia Clasp; Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation; Navy Combat Action Ribbon