Keeton, Bailey, Jr., Sgt

Fallen
 
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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
1950-1953, 4745, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment/D Company
Service Years
1950 - 1953

Sergeant


One Service Stripe



Six Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 

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Home State
Tennessee
Tennessee
Year of Birth
1930
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Oneida
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Dec 02, 1950
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Hazel Valley Cemetery - Oneida, Tennessee
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  1986, Korean War Fallen5

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Infantry Division7th Infantry Division1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment
  1950-1950, 4745, 2nd Infantry Division
  1950-1953, 4745, 7th Infantry Division
  1950-1953, 4745, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment/D Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)
  1950-1950 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)/Chosin Reservoir (Battle of Changjin)
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)
  1950-1951 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/UN Summer-Fall Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)
  1951-1952 Second Korean Winter (1951-52)
  1952-1952 Korean War/Korea, Summer-Fall 1952
  1952-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
  1953-1953 Korean War/Korean Summer (1953)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Sergeant Keeton was a member of Company D, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on December 2, 1950. SGT Keeton was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. His remains have been recovered and accounted for on 2 June 2016. His name is permanently inscribed on the Courts of the Missing (Court 6) at the Honolulu Memorial, National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.

Source: American Battle Monuments Commission & DPAA
   
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