"Captain Dean M. Gilfillan (1890–1935), one of Ironton, Ohio,'s world war heroes. died this morning at the Deaconess hospital. A graduate of Yale, he served as captain in the AEF's tank corps and was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross, the Croix de Guerre, and Purple Heart for his war service." News report 19 October, 1935.
|An America Tank Like Capt. Gilfillan's Advancing |
During the Meuse-Argonne Offensive
|Inspired by Capt. Gilfillan|