Willecke, Harold E., CPT

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Last Rank
Captain
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1950-1951, 7th Infantry Division
Service Years
1936 - 1951

Infantry

Captain



Six Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
Illinois
Illinois
Year of Birth
1921
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Chicago
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Jun 07, 1951
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Mount Emblem Cemetery - Elmhurst, Illinois
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord French Fourragere


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  2015, Korean War Fallen1

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 2nd Award

 
 Unit Assignments
34th Infantry Division1st Battalion, 31st Infantry 7th Infantry Division
  1942-1945, 1542, 34th Infantry Division
  1950-1951, 1542, A Company, 1st Battalion, 31st Infantry
  1950-1951, 7th Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Algeria-French Morocco Campaign (1942)
  1942-1943 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Tunisia Campaign (1942-43)
  1943-1943 Naples-Foggia Campaign (1943-44)/Operation Avalanche
  1944-1944 Rome-Arno Campaign (1944)/Battle of Monte Cassino
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Captain Willecke was a member of the 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on June 7, 1951.
   
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