Ball, Mathis Otho, Jr., PFC

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
4812-Heavy Weapons Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1950-1953, 4812, 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment/M Company
Service Years
1949 - 1953

Private First Class


One Service Stripe



Five Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1930
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Dallas
Last Address
Dallas

Casualty Date
Jul 12, 1950
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, South
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Bokchito Cemetery - Bokchito, Oklahoma
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  1995, Korean War Fallen5

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
24th Infantry Division3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment
  1950-1953, 4812, 24th Infantry Division
  1950-1953, 4812, 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment/M Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)/Battle of Chochiwon
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Private First Class Ball was a member of Company M, 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy near Chochiwon, South Korea on July 12, 1950. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. His remains were identified and accounted for on August 15, 2018 by the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA). 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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