Ward, James Edward, PFC

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
4745-Light Machine Gunner or Crewman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1952-1953, 4745, 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment
Service Years
1953 - 1953

Private First Class


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Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
1931
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Dana
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Jul 21, 1953
 
Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
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
1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment
  1952-1953, 4745, 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1953-1953 Korean War/Korean Summer (1953)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Private First Class Ward was a member of the 179th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by an enemy missile in North Korea on July 21, 1953 and died of those wounds later that day.
   
Comments/Citation
James is buried at Dana Methodist Church, Dana, Henderson County, NC.
   
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