Kenneally, Michael John, Jr., Cpl

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
4812-Heavy Weapons Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1951-1951, 4812, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade (Infantry) 1st Cavalry Division
Service Years
1945 - 1951


Two Service Stripes

One Overseas Service Bar

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Queens, New York
Hunter, Greene County, New York

Casualty Date
Oct 08, 1951
Hostile, Died
Unknown, Not Reported
Korea, North
Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Eighth Army Offensive
Location of Interment
Remains Not Recovered, Korea
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 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  1951, Korean War Fallen

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Unit Assignments
3rd Squadron, 8th Cavalry Regiment8th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade (Infantry) 1st Cavalry Division
  1951-1951, 4812, 3rd Squadron, 8th Cavalry Regiment
  1951-1951, 4812, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade (Infantry) 1st Cavalry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1951-1951 Korean War/UN Summer-Fall Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Cpl. MIke Kenneally served with Company M, 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division.

He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea Chorwon Area on October 8, 1951.

His remains were not recovered.

Cpl. Kenneally served in WWII, enlisting on 16 November 1945, serving in the Quartermaster Corps.  Camp Haan Army Base, Riverside, California.  However, Camp Haan was primarily an anti-aircraft artillery training base during WWII, (815th Anti-Aircraft Artillery (AAA), Automatic Weapons (AW) Battalion).

His father had served in the Army from 1917-1919, with duty with the 311th Field Hospital Company, France. Both parents passed away and were interred in Hunter, New York.
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