Van Dunk, William G., PFC

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
4745-Light Weapons Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1951-1951, 4745, 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team
Service Years
1948 - 1951


Ranger
Private First Class


One Service Stripe


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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
1930
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Hillburn
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Mar 23, 1951
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, South
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Airmont Lutheran Cemetery - Airmont, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Belgian Fourragere


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Korean War FallenThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1995, Korean War Fallen7
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Airborne Glider BadgeParachutist (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Ranger Infantry Company (Airborne)187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team
  1951-1951, 4745, 2nd Ranger Infantry Company (Airborne)
  1951-1951, 4745, 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)/Battle of the Imjin River
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Private First Class Vandunk was a member of the 2nd Airborne Ranger Company, 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on March 23, 1951.

Source: American Battle Monuments Commission
   
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