Champion, Felipe Arnold, 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, 3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment/K Company
Service Years
1950 - 1951

Private First Class


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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1932
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Brownsville
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
May 03, 1951
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Captured
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, South
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Court 4

 Official Badges 

Belgian Fourragere


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  1985, Korean War Fallen5

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Infantry Division3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment
  1951-1951, 4745, 2nd Infantry Division
  1951-1951, 4745, 3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment/K Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Private First Class Champion was a member of Company K, 3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy in South Korea on February 12, 1951 and died while a prisoner on May 3, 1951. His remains were accounted for and identified on August 17, 2017. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing (Court 4) at the Honolulu Memorial. 



Source: American Battle Monuments Commission & DPAA


   
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