Cummings, Robert Roy, SFC

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Sergeant First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1745-Light Weapons Infantry Leader
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1950-1953, 1745, K Company, 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry (Airborne)
Service Years
1950 - 1953

Sergeant First Class


One Service Stripe



Six Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Michigan
Michigan
Year of Birth
1930
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Manistique
Last Address
Manistique

Casualty Date
Nov 29, 1950
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Resthaven Memorial Gardens - Clarksville, Tennessee
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Korean War FallenWounded Warrior Project
  1985, Korean War Fallen8
  2017, Wounded Warrior Project

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team
  1950-1953, 1745, K Company, 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry (Airborne)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)
  1950-1951 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Sergeant First Class Cummings was a member of Company K, 3rd Battalion, 187th Airborne Infantry Regimental Combat Team. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on November 29, 1950. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. The remains of Sgt. 1st Class Cummings have been recovered and identified on 14 November 2016. His name remains permanently inscribed on the Courts of the Missing (Court 4) at the Honolulu Memorial.


Source: American Battle Monuments Commission & DPAA

   
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