Donald Robert Sanford
Branch: Marine Corps
War or Conflict: World War II
Years of Service: 3
My Grandfather enlisted in the Marines on July 22, 1942. He married my Grandmother, Doreen Janes (pictured here) on May 29, 1943 before he was shipped overseas. He saw action on Tarawa Atoll, Saipan, Tinian, Okinawa and the occupation of Japan. He was honorably discharged January 15, 1946.
Leave your thoughts and memories
Visit the Wall of Honor to see more veterans and their stories
Please take a look at our incredible collection of photos and stories of the men and women that have served our country.
The APFM Wall of Honor is updated regularly with new images and details, so check back often.