- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Americal Division, U.S. Army
"For meritorious service in connection with military operations against the enemy, at Cebu, Philippine Island, on 3 April 1945.
Corporal Prince on the above date served as forward observer for an 81 mm platoon. He directed the fire of his mortars in firing a smoke screen which aided the evacuation of wounded and screened the movements of our men and blinded the enemy, causing them to deliver ineffective sniper fire. By his excellent direction of fire he aided in the saving of the lives of six men. He demonstrated excellent leadership and coolness under sniper fire.
The skill and devotion to duty displayed by Corporal Prince reflects great credit upon himself and is in keeping with the highest standards and traditions of the United States Army.