Finnegan, Thomas Joseph, Jr., PFC

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
111.10-Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1950-1950, 111.10, 24th Infantry Division
Service Years
1949 - 1950

Private First Class


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Home State
Hawaii
Hawaii
Year of Birth
1923
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Honolulu
Last Address
Honolulu

Casualty Date
Oct 02, 1950
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, South
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot: Q, 1351

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 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  1950, Korean War Fallen


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
5th Infantry24th Infantry Division
  1950-1950, 111.10, RHHC, 5th Infantry
  1950-1950, 111.10, 24th Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)/Battle of Pusan Perimeter
  1950-1950 Korean War
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
PFC Tom Finnegan served with H&HC, 5th Regimental Combat Team in Korea.  He was killed while attempting to save a friend in a jeep near Kwan-Ni, South Korea during the Pusan Perimeter battle.

Note: Possibly served in WWII.
   
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