Clyde F. Sportsman

Mr. Sportsman served in Company F, 2nd Battalion, 26th
Infantry Regiment. He was posted to the 1st Division in 1943,
in time for the invasion of Sicily. He served in the Big Red One through Normandy, the dash across Northern France, and into the Hurtgen Forest. In was in this last battle that he received wounds that required his evacuation to England, where he remained until VE day.