MacLeod, Billy, PFC

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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
1949-1950, 4745, 3rd Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment/B Company
Service Years
1949 - 1950

Private First Class



Two Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
Michigan
Michigan
Year of Birth
1930
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Cheboygan

Casualty Date
Nov 28, 1950
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 




 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
N/AKorean War Veterans Association (KWVA)Military Order of the Purple Heart
  2008, Combat Infantrymen's Association, N/A (Member) [Verified]
  2008, Korean War Veterans Association (KWVA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2008, Military Order of the Purple Heart [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Rifle

 
 Unit Assignments
7th Infantry Division3rd Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment
  1949-1950, 4745, 7th Infantry Division
  1949-1950, 4745, 3rd Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment/B Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Eighth Army Offensive
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Inchon Landing/Operation Chromite
  1950-1950 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)/Chosin Reservoir (Battle of Changjin)
  1950-1953 Korean War
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Private First Class Billy Miles MacLeod was a member of Company B, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in South Korea on September 23, 1950 and returned to duty on October 11, 1950. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea ( CHOSIN RESERVOIR) on November 28, 1950.
   
Comments/Citation
Private First Class Billy Miles MacLeod was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.  

He was laid to rest with full military honors on January 19, 2008, at the Pinehill Cemetery,

MOS 4745
SN RA16296834  
   
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