McGuire, Patrick W., Pfc

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
4745-Light Weapons Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1950-1951, 4745, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
Service Years
1950 - 1951

Private First Class



Two Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
Not Specified
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Allegheny
Last Address
Mount Oliver, Pennsylvania

Casualty Date
May 30, 1951
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
Location of Interment
Saint Michaels Cemetery - Mount Oliver, Pennsylvania
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


 
 Unit Assignments
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
  1950-1950, 4677, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
  1950-1950, 4745, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
  1950-1951, 4745, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
  1950-1951, 4745, 25th Armored Reconnaissance Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1950 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
  1950-1950 UN Defensive (1950)
  1950-1950 UN Offensive (1950)/Eighth Army Offensive 3
  1950-1950 UN Offensive (1950)
  1950-1950 UN Offensive (1950)/Inchon Landing/Operation Chromite
  1950-1950 UN Offensive (1950)/Second Battle of Seoul
  1950-1950 UN Defensive (1950)/Battle of Pusan Perimeter
  1950-1951 CCF Intervention (1950-51)
  1951-1951 First UN Counteroffensive (1951)/Battle of Kapyong
  1951-1951 CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 First UN Counteroffensive (1951)
  1951-1951 First UN Counteroffensive (1951)/Battle of the Imjin River
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  May 04, 2014, General Photos
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
   
Comments/Citation
PFC Patrick W. McGuire (RA 13345354)  Born in Allegheny, Pennsylvania in 1933.  Enlisted in the Army around 1950 and was assigned to the 25th Reconnaissace Company of the 25th Infantry Division most likely while it was doing Occupation Duty in Osaka, Japan.  The unit was committed to the Korean War on July 13, 1950 leaving Yokohama, Japan and landing in Pusan on July 17, 1950 and was immeddiately committed to battle.  According to some records, PFC Patrick W. McGuire was awarded the Silver Star for Gallantry In Action.  However, I am not able, thus far, to find the Citation for it.  Not all are available.   He was Killed In Action while Missing In Action in North Lorea.  His body has never been recovered.  He is listed on the Hawaiian Memorial.
   
 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen3/4 Cav Association
  1951, Korean War Fallen1
  1988, 3/4 Cav Association [Verified]
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