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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private First Class
Service Years
1952 - 1953
MOS
111.10-Infantryman
Home State
South Carolina
Private First Class

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Korea
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Remains Not Recovered, Korea
Wall Coordinates
Court of the Missing, Honolulu Memorial, Oahu
Jun 04, 1953
Army Medal of Honor (1945-Present)
Criteria
The Medal of Honor is awarded for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of one's life, above and beyond the call of duty. This gallantry must be performed either while engaged in action ag... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1955
Service to 1953
POW/MIA
POW/MIA
Rank
Private First Class
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1953 - 1953
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
Army Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Army Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to enlisted members of the Army who distinguish themselves by exemplary behavior, efficiency and fidelity during a specified period of conti... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
Korea Service Medal
Criteria
The Korean Service Medal was awarded for service between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignment or on temporary... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
Korean Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation is a military unit award issued by the government of South Korea to both South Korean and foreign military units.
Description
Description Pending
1953
United Nations Service Medal (Korea)
Criteria
The United Nations Korean Medal was generally awarded for any period of service while assigned as a member of the Armed Forces dispatched to Korea or adjacent areas for service on behalf of the United... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
Criteria
Criteria for award of the Republic of Korea Korean War Service Medal (ROK KWSM) have been established by the ROK government. To qualify for the medal, the veteran must have: Served between the outbrea... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
Battle of Pork Chop Hill
Description
The Battle of Pork Chop Hill comprises a pair of related Korean War infantry battles during the spring and summer of 1953. These were fought while the U.S. and the Communist Chinese and Koreans negoti... More
1953 - 1953
1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment/HHC
1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment/HHC
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
111.10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1952 - 1953
7th Infantry Division
7th Infantry Division
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
111.10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1952 - 1953
Service from 1952

 
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