Draft card and grave marker for Monroe Tyndall in Hillcrest
Cemetery, Conway (Horry county), South Carolina.
Monroe enlisted in the Army at Camp Croft, SC on 10 October
Pvt Tyndall, a member of Company B, 508th PIR was
promoted to T/5 on 5 March 1943. He held that rank throughout WWII.
On 4 February 1954 he was named as 1 of 18 men who enlisted
for military service. [source: Florence Morning News, Florence SC, page 11]
Six months later he was as a 2nd Lt and a member of the Army
Reserve 414th Transportation Company, Charleston Transportation Depot, North
Based on his grave marker inscription he achieved the grade