Lane, Donald Ross, SFC

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Last Rank
Sergeant First Class
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1733-Armored Light Tank Commander
Last MOS Group
Armor (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1952-1953, 1733, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
Service Years
1948 - 1953

Sergeant First Class

Two Service Stripes

Five Overseas Service Bars

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address

Casualty Date
May 22, 1953
Hostile, Died
Unknown, Not Reported
Korea, North
Korean War
Location of Interment
Fort Riley Post Cemetery - Fort Riley, Kansas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section I, Site 369

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)Army Garrisons
  1948-1950, 4677, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1948-1950, 4677, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
  1950-1951, 1733, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1950-1951, 1795, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
  1951-1952, HHC, Army Garrison, Fort Riley, KS
  1952-1953, 1795, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1952-1953, 1733, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1948-1951 US Occupation of Japan
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)/Battle of Pusan Perimeter
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Eighth Army Offensive
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Inchon Landing/Operation Chromite
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Second Battle of Seoul
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/UN Summer-Fall Offensive (1951)
  1951-1952 Second Korean Winter (1951-52)
  1952-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
  1953-1953 Korean War/Korean Summer (1953)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Oct 14, 2016, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Donald Ross Lane was on his 2nd tour of duty in Korea with the 25th Reconnaissance Company when he was killed in action.  He had gotten married at Ft. Riley, KS and reenlisted for Europe but was sent to Korea.
 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry AssociationKorean War FallenThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1988, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Association [Verified]
  1995, Korean War Fallen1
  2010, The National Gold Star Family Registry
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