Lane, Donald Ross, SFC

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Last Rank
Sergeant First Class
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1733-Armored Light Tank Commander
Last MOS Group
Armor (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1952-1953, 1733, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
Service Years
1946 - 1953

Sergeant First Class

Two Service Stripes

Five Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
May 22, 1953
Hostile, Died
Unknown, Not Reported
Korean War/Korean Summer (1953)
Location of Interment
Fort Riley Post Cemetery - Fort Riley, Kansas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Unit Assignments
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)Army Garrisons
  1948-1950, 4677, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1948-1950, 4677, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
  1950-1951, 1733, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1950-1951, 1795, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
  1951-1952, Army Garrison, Fort Riley, KS/HHC
  1952-1953, 1795, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1952-1953, 1733, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1950 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Eighth Army Offensive
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)/Battle of Pusan Perimeter
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Inchon Landing/Operation Chromite
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Second Battle of Seoul
  1950-1953 Korean War
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/UN Summer-Fall Offensive (1951)
  1951-1952 Second Korean Winter (1951-52)
  1952-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
  1953-1953 Korean War/Korean Summer (1953)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Oct 14, 2016, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Donald Ross Lane was on his 2nd tour of duty in Korea with the 25th Reconnaissance Company when he was killed in action.  He had gotten married at Ft. Riley, KS and reenlisted for Europe but was sent to Korea.
 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen3/4 Cav Association
  1953, Korean War Fallen
  1988, 3/4 Cav Association [Verified]
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