For God and Country

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

WELCHLIN, MARTIN C.

BIO: Martin was a Staff Sergeant with Battery D, 599th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Air Warning Battalion. He was an expert with the Sub Machine Gun. He participated with campaigns and battles in Rhineland and Central Europe. Martin received the European African middle Eastern Service Medal, American Theatre Service Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, American Defense Medal, WWII Victory Medal, and the Good Conduct Medal.

BRANCH OF SERVICE: Army

YEARS OF SERVICE: 1941-1946