Crump, Jerry Kirt, Cpl

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


One Service Stripe

Two Overseas Service Bars

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

3rd Infantry Division Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

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

 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
Auto Rifle

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