Vann, Harvey Thomas, M/Sgt

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Last Rank
Master Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1745-Light Weapons Infantry Leader
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1950-1951, 1745, C Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment
Service Years
1945 - 1951

Master Sergeant


Two Service Stripes



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
Oregon
Oregon
Year of Birth
1917
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Portland
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Jan 06, 1951
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Captured
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Court 8

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 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

 
 Unit Assignments
24th Infantry Division1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment
  1950-1951, 1745, 24th Infantry Division
  1950-1951, 1745, C Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)
  1950-1951 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Master Sergeant Vann was a member of Company C, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy in South Korea on July 5, 1950, forced to march to North Korea on the "Tiger Death March", and died while a prisoner at Hanjang-ni, North Korea on January 6, 1951. His remains were not recovered.

Source: American Battle Monuments Commission
   
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