Woodmansee, James Jefferson, Sgt

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
4745-Light Weapons Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1949-1951, 4745, 3rd Battalion, 17th Infantry
Service Years
1946 - 1951

Sergeant


One Service Stripe



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Year of Birth
1927
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Baldwin
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Mar 07, 1951
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, South
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
3rd Battalion, 17th Infantry
  1949-1951, 4745, 3rd Battalion, 17th Infantry
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1946-1949 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)/Operation Ripper
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Sergeant Woodmansee was a veteran of World War II (Austria). In Korea, he was a member of Company L, 3rd Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy during "Operation Ripper" in South Korea on March 7, 1951.

 
   
Comments/Citation
James is buried Saint John Cemetery, Spring Valley, Pierce County, WI.
   
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