MSG Walter G. Thiede

Name of Honoree:    MSG Walter G. Thiede

Branch of Service:   U.S. Army / CT. National Guard

Hometown:                 New Britain, CT

Honored by:               Lucy Thiede & Family

Service Unit(s):         M Company, 169th Infantry Regiment, 43d Infantry Division

I Company, 124th Infantry Regiment, 31st Infantry Division

Campaigns – Activity:   Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, New Guinea, Philippines

Medals – Awards:  Good Conduct Medal, American Defense Medal, American Campaign Medal, WWII Victory Medal, Combat Infantry Badge