For God and Country

​​​Martin County Veterans Memorial www.mcvm.org

BIO Ellis did his basic training at Ft. Dix, New Jersey. He was a Staff Sergeant when he left the service. He spent three years in Germany and ended his active duty service at Ft. Devens, Massachusetts. His MOS was Personnel Administration Specialist and later trained as an Administrative Specialist. For most of his active duty he worked with motion picture equipment. He earned the world War II Victory Medal, Army of the Occupation Medal, the M16 Qualification Badge, the Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal, and the Good Conduct Medal

YEARS OF SERVICE: 1946-1952 active duty. 15 years Minnesota national Guard.

BRANCH OF SERVICE: Army

SAXTON, ELLIS E.