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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private First Class
Service Years
1950 - 1951
MOS
4745-Light Weapons Infantryman
Home State
California
Private First Class

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
North Kern Cemetery - Delano, California
Oct 16, 1951
Service to 1951
5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Divison/1st Battalion (Rifle) 5th Cavalry Regiment
5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Divison/1st Battalion (Rifle) 5th Cavalry Regiment
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
4745-Rifleman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1951 - 1951
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
Killed in Action
1951
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
Service in Korea.
1951
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
Service in Korea.
1951
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
Service in Korea.
1951
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
Service in Korea.
1951
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
Service in Korea.
1951
Korean War/UN Summer-Fall Offensive (1951)
Description
On 23 June 1951 Jacob Malik, Deputy Foreign Minister of the U.S.S.R., made a statement in a recorded broadcast in New York implying Chinese and North Korean willingness to discuss armistice t
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1951 - 1951
Service from 1950

 
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