Crump, Jerry Kirt, Cpl

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Corporal
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
4745-Rifleman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1952-1953, 734th Maintenance Battalion/3657th Heavy Equipment Maintenance Company
Service Years
1951 - 1953

Corporal


One Service Stripe



Two Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
1933
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Crump, Jerry Kirt (MOH), Cpl.
 
Contact Info
Home Town
Cornelius
Last Address
Lincolnton, North Carolina

Date of Passing
Jan 10, 1977
 
Location of Interment
Mount Zion Community Cemetery - Cornelius, North Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord 3rd Infantry Division


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Medal of HonorThe National Purple Heart Hall of HonorCongressional Medal Of Honor Society
  1951, Medal of Honor [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1951, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
  1952, Congressional Medal Of Honor Society


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Korean War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the United States Army in Company L, 7th Infantry Regiment, 3d Infantry Division. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on September 6-7, 1951 at Chorwon, Korea. He was presented the CMOH on June 27, 1952 at The White House (Rose Garden) by Pres. Harry S. Truman.

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Rifle
Auto Rifle

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1950, Basic Training (Fort Knox, KY)
 Unit Assignments
7th Infantry Regiment 734th Maintenance Battalion
  1950-1951, 4745, 7th Infantry Regiment
  1952-1953, 734th Maintenance Battalion/3657th Heavy Equipment Maintenance Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1951-1953 Korean War
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