Quotes by Audie Murphy

About Audie Murphy:

Audie Leon Murphy was one of the most decorated American combat soldiers of World War II, receiving every military combat award for valor available from the U.S. Army, as well as French and Belgian awards for heroism. At the age of 19, Murphy received the Medal of Honor after single-handedly holding off an entire company of German soldiers for an hour at the Colmar Pocket in France in January 1945, then leading a successful counterattack while wounded and out of ammunition.

Author Bio

  • NameAudie Murphy
  • DescriptionU.S. soldier and actor
  • AliasesAudie Leon Murphy; Audie L. Murphy
  • BornJune 20, 1924
  • DiedMay 28, 1971
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionActor; Soldier; Songwriter; Author; Composer
  • AwardsKnight Of The Legion Of Honour; Croix De Guerre 1939–1945; Medal Of Honor; Bronze Star Medal; Legionnaire Of Legion Of Merit; Purple Heart; Texas Legislative Medal Of Honor; Silver Star