Wood, George Clarence, Pvt

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
4745-Light Weapons Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1952-1953, 4745, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry
Service Years
1951 - 1953

Private


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Home State
New Jersey
New Jersey
Year of Birth
1933
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Sharptown
Last Address
Sharptown

Casualty Date
Jul 24, 1953
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  1986, Korean War Fallen1

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry
  1952-1953, 4745, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1953-1953 Korean War/Korean Summer (1953)
  1953-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)/Battle of Pork Chop Hill
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Private Wood was a member of Company I, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy near "Outpost Dale" in the area of "Pork Chop Hill", North Korea on July 24, 1953.

 
   
Comments/Citation
George is buried at Sharptown Methodist Church Cemetery, Sharptown, Salem County, NJ.
   
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