Gregori, Joseph, Cpl

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Last Rank
Corporal
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
3844-Field Artillery Gunner
Last MOS Group
Field Artillery (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1950-1950, 3844, 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry
Service Years
1949 - 1950

Corporal



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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1931
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
West Pittston

Casualty Date
Nov 02, 1950
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Military Association Memberships
Army Field Artillery AssociationKorean War Veterans Association (KWVA)Military Order of the Purple Heart
  2008, Army Field Artillery Association
  2008, Korean War Veterans Association (KWVA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2008, Military Order of the Purple Heart [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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Field Artillery

 
 Unit Assignments
99th Field Artillery Battalion 1st Cavalry Division3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry
  1950-1950, 3844, 99th Field Artillery Battalion /C Battery
  1950-1950, 3844, 1st Cavalry Division/HHC
  1950-1950, 3844, 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)/Battle of Pusan Perimeter
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)/Battle of Pusan Perimeter
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)/Battle of Osan
  1950-1953 Korean War
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Corporal Joseph Gregori was a member of Battery C, 99th Field Artillery Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division. During a withdrawal near Unsan, North Korea on November 1, 1950, his unit was trapped at a road block on the Unsan to Ipsok road. He was listed as Missing in Action on November 2, 1950. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953.

The enemy force that brought tragedy to the 8th Cavalry at Unsan was the CCF’s 116th Division. Elements of the 116th’s 347th Regiment were responsible for the roadblock south of Unsan. Also engaged in the Unsan action was the CCF’s 115th Division.

   
Comments/Citation
Corporal Joseph Gregori was awarded the Purple Heart, 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 Chryssoun Aristion Andria (Bravery Gold Medal of Greece), embroidered KOREA


MOS 4844
SN RA13312302  
   
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