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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Master Sergeant
Service Years
1952 - 1953
MOS
1745-Light Weapons Infantry Leader
Home State
Pennsylvania
Master Sergeant

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Walnut Grove Church Cemetery - Orbisonia, Pennsylvania
Jul 15, 1953
Service to 1953
3rd Battalion, 180th Infantry Regiment/K Company
3rd Battalion, 180th Infantry Regiment/K Company
Rank
Master Sergeant
Location
Christmas Hill - Korea, North
MOS
1745-Light Weapons Infantry Leader
Comments
Comments Pending
Master Sergeant
1953 - 1953
45th Infantry Division
45th Infantry Division
Rank
Master Sergeant
Location
Christmas Hill - Korea, North
MOS
1745-Light Weapons Infantry Leader
Comments
Comments Pending
Master Sergeant
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
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
Korea, Summer 1953, 1 May - 27 July 1953
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
Korean War/Korean Summer (1953)
Description
Korea, Summer 1953, 1 May - 27 July 1953. There was little activity anywhere along the front as 1953 began. Then, as spring approached, the enemy renewed his attacks against the Eighth Army '
... More
1953 - 1953
Battle of Outpost Harry
Description
Outpost Harry was a remote Korean War station located on a tiny hilltop in what was commonly referred to as the "Iron Triangle" on the Korean Peninsula. This was an area approximately 60 miles (100 km... More
1953 - 1953
National Defense Service Medal (1950-1954)
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
1952
Service from 1952

 
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