marker for Cassius Willard Mullins in the Florida
National Cemetery, Bushnell (Sumter County), Florida.
Cassius enlisted at Ft Thomas, Newport, KY on December 3,
1942; He was a native of Kentucky and lived in Kenton county, KY at the
He was awarded the Bronze Service Arrowhead device in
recognition of his participation in Normandy assault.
Following the hostilities, SSgt Mullins was stationed in
Frankfurt, Germany as the 508th was the Honor Guard for General Eisenhower
art SHAEF HQ. During that period he met and married WAC Eleanor J. McLean.