Hornbuckle, Clarence Elwood, Jr., MSG

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Last Rank
Master Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B40-Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 11B40, Det A-414 (Moc Hoa/Thanh Tri) , Det B-41 (Moc Hoa)
Service Years
1952 - 1968


Special Forces
Master Sergeant


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Home State
Kentucky
Kentucky
Year of Birth
1931
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Ashland, KY
Last Address
Ashland, KY

Casualty Date
Jun 06, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Kien Tuong (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Ashland Cemetery - Ashland, Kentucky
Wall/Plot Coordinates
59W 005

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Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
From Month/Year
December / 1952
To Month/Year
April / 1953

Description
Third Korean Winter, 1 December 1952 - 30 April 1953. Meanwhile the armistice talks had stalled. Discord over several issues, but principally the exchange of prisoners of war, had prevented any agreement in the latter part of 1951. This disagreement was heightened in January 1952. The U.N. delegates proposed to give captives a choice of repatriation, so that those who did not wish to return to Communist control could be repatriated elsewhere. The enemy delegates protested vigorously, insisting that all captives held by the Eighth Army be returned to their side. When the enemy failed to respond to U.N. efforts to settle the question, the U.N. delegation on 7 October called an indefinite recess in the armistice negotiations. Both military operations and armistice talks remained stalemated and, as the year 1952 ended, peace prospects seemed as remote as at its beginning.
 
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
January / 1953
To Month/Year
April / 1953
 
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

212th Military Police Company

165th Military Police Company

3rd Military Police Company, 3rd Infantry Division

3rd Infantry Division

563rd Military Police Company

19th Military Police Battalion (CID)

59th Military Police Company, 759th Military Police Battalion

142nd Military Police Company

95th Military Police Battalion

154th Transportation Company

55th Military Police Company

 
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  338 Also There at This Battle:
  • Abbate, Vincent, PFC, (1952-1954)
  • Adomaitis, Antonas, T/Sgt, (1951-1953)
  • Baymor, Michael, COL, (1940-1975)
  • Bertoli, Richard, Cpl, (1952-1954)
  • Borseth, David, 1SG, (1952-1973)
  • Carey, Merle Landry, COL, (1939-1963)
  • Cascio, Joseph, SFC, (1951-1953)
  • Cobb, Bernard R., LTC, (1948-1970)
  • Crandon, Joseph, Pvt, (1950-1953)
  • Dalton, Bob, SFC, (1951-1971)
  • Dick, Vernon E, SFC, (1951-1953)
  • Gaspard, George Wallace, LTC, (1944-1987)
  • Grange, David E., Jr., LTG, (1943-1984)
  • Harris, Stanley, Cpl, (1952-1954)
  • Harvey, George, PFC, (1952-1955)
  • Haught, John Lee, Cpl, (1946-1954)
  • Hoffer, Ervin, SFC, (1948-1968)
  • Howley, Michael, 1LT, (1951-1953)
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