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First Name: Frank

Last Name: Timbs

Birthplace: TN, USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)

Home of Record: San Antonio, TX

Date of Birth: 11 May 1873

Date of Death: 26 February 1949

Rank: Private First Class

Years Served:
Frank Timbs

•  Philippine-American War (1899 - 1902)


Frank Timbs

Private 1st Class, U. S. Army

Silver Star

Awarded the Silver Star citation as cited by the War Dept. Aug. 15, 1924, (then a Private) for gallantry in action in the pursuit of superior forces of the enemy under the Insurgent General Tinio, in Northern Luzon, P.I. Dec. 4-18, 1899, through a most dangerous and difficult country, through hardships and exposure, thereby forcing the enemy to liberate twenty-two American prisoners held by him, Dec. 18, 1899.

Origin of Nickname/Handle:

Texas Exceptional Gallantry

Honoree ID: 318441   Created by: drjones46




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