Who was audie Murphy?

Audie Murphy was a war hero in the 1940's. He, also, tried to join the Marines, but they said he was too short. So, he tried to get into the army. He got in the army and was selected as the most decorated solider. Additionally, he acted in over 30 movies, like Gone with the Wind and Hell and Back. He once wrote songs as well. He died in 1970 in a plane accident on a business trip to Ronoke, Viriginia, which killed every one in the plane. Audie was awarded over 42 medals in the army.