Manning, Lee Henderson, Sgt

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Medical Corps
Last Primary MOS
5657-Medical Corpsman
Last MOS Group
Medical Department (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1950-1951, 5657, POW/MIA
Service Years
1950 - 1951

Sergeant



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
Louisiana
Louisiana
Year of Birth
1930
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Shreeveport
Last Address
P'yongan-namdo, North Korea

Casualty Date
May 31, 1951
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Captured
Reason
Illness, Disease
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Inglewood Park Cemetery - Inglewood, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

2nd Infantry Division


 Unofficial Badges 

Medical Shoulder Cord Cold War Medal Cold War Veteran


 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  1951, Korean War Fallen


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Medical 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment1st Brigade, 2nd Infantry DivisionPOW/MIA
  1950-1951, 5657, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment/HHC
  1950-1951, 5657, 1st Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division
  1950-1951, 5657, POW/MIA
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)/Battle of Pusan Perimeter
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Sgt. Manning was captured 1 December 1950 while serving with an Army Medical Company, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was captured during the fightingin the Kunnu-ri Gauntlet near the Chongchon River, Korea.

He died while being held a POW from medical neglect six months later. He died at Camp 5 in Pyokdong, North Korea.

His remains were accounted for on 26 August 2014.
   
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