American Soldier Presented With The Silver Star At Newport

Photo reference number: 1072

This cutting is thought to have come from the South Wales Argus. The caption says:

DECORATED AT NEWPORT - Major-General H. B. Vaughan, Junr., U.S.A. at Newport presented Staff-Segeant Clarence C. Cates, of Lewiston, Ohio, with the American Silver Star for bravery on D-Day.

See our article on the GIs in Newport