awarded the Normandy Campaign 1944 medal
Marshall was born in North Battleford, Saskatchewan and signed up with the Army in 1941. He decided to learn the trade of radio and wireless and took basic training at Camrose, Alberta followed by additional training in Edmonton, Calgary and Kingston.
He continued his training with the Royal Canadian Corps of Signals and served in the European theatre till V-E Day.
He was presented with the Normandy Campaign 1944 Medal at a Chinese Canadian Military Museum dinner November 2006.