Smith, William Harry, Cpl

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Corporal
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
4745-Light Weapons Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1950-1953, 4745, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment/F Company
Service Years
1950 - 1953

Corporal


One Service Stripe



Five Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
1931
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Hornell
Last Address
Hornell, NY

Casualty Date
Dec 31, 1953
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Forest Lawn Memorial Park - Elmira, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  1995, Korean War Fallen6

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


 
 Unit Assignments
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment
  1950-1953, 4745, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1950-1953, 4745, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment/F Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)
  1950-1951 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Corporal Smith was a Light Weapons Infantryman with Company F, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on November 28, 1950. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. His remains were not identifiable until later and on 12 September 2016 his remains were positively identified. CPL Smith's name is permanently inscribed on the Courts of the Missing (Court 8) at the Honolulu Memorial.

Source: American Battle Monuments Commission & DPAA
   
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