Unknown Source - Oct. 8 Fifth Armored's Chief Awarded The Silver Star FIFTH ARMORED DIVISION HQ., Oct. 8. - For leading an armored column thorugh 70 miles of enemy territory in his unarmored quarter-top peep, Maj. Gen. Lunsford E. Oliver, Fifth Armored Divison commander has been awarded the Silver Star. Leading the column north from the forest of Compiegne almost to the Belgian border on Sept. 2, Oliver several times drove ahead to reconnoiter routes and bridges. One of the sorties resulted in the destruction of a German 88-mm. gun which was trained on a span the column was to cross.