Fallen Heroes of the Korean War
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Thomas Edward Cross Pvt. 9th Inf. 2nd Div. U.S. Army Korea
6/10/1933 – 9/18/1951
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Pvt. Cross, age 18, was killed in action by mortar fire at “Heartbreak Ridge” Korea. He was killed 5 days after he went to the front with the 9th Infantry 2nd Division. Service # RA18400477.
Johnny Boyd Evans
Pvt. 17th Inf. 7th Inf. Div. U.S. Army Korea
5/7/1929 – 4/16/1952
Space 3 Lot 74 The Gospels
Pvt. Evans, age 22, was a member of Co. I, 3rd Battalion, 17th Inf. Regt. 7th Infantry Div. He was a paratrooper. He died while on a training exercise in Hwanchon, North Korea. Buried 6/16/1952. Service # US54053772.
Thomas B. Evans, Jr.
A/1C 6164th Tac. Con. Sq AAF Korea
7/21/1931 – 6/17/1951
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Airman First Class Evans, age 19, was a member of the 6164th Tactical Control Squadron, U.S. Air Force. He was taken prisoner of war while directing friendly aircraft north east of Wonju, South Korea. He died of Beriberi disease while a prisoner of war. Service # AF25916426
James Arthur Gresham
Pfc. 7th Cav. Inf. 1st Cav. Div. Korea – PH
11/3/1929 – 10/4/1951
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Pfc. Gresham, age 21, was killed in action while fighting the enemy in North Korea. He had been in the Army for 3 years and in Korea for 2 months when he was killed. He was with Co. K 7th Calvary Regt., 1st Division. Service # US18334980.
Wm. A. Hubert
Pvt. Co. G 5th Marine Regt. 1st Marine Div. Korea PH
10/14/1933 – 10/22/1952
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Pvt. Hubert, age 19, was killed in action while fighting the enemy in Korea. Service # 1275486
Jerry Jackson, Jr.
1st Lt. 7th Inf. 3rd Inf. Div. Korea – PH
11/19/1929 – 4/17/1953
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Lt. Jackson, age 23, was killed in action in South Korea. Service # O-1915378.
Pvt. 23rd Inf. 2nd Div. Korea
9/27/1929 – 4/8/1951
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Pvt. Masters, age 21, was killed in action while fighting the enemy in South Korea. Service # RA18338782.
Patrick O. Parrish
Cpl. Co. A 11th Marines Div. 1st Marine Div. Korea PH
3/17/1931 – 12/4/1950
Space 3Lot 33 Bluebonnet Garden
Cpl. Parrish, age 19, was killed in action in Korea, near the Chosin Reservoir battle zone. Service # 658878.
Wm. Plott, Jr.
Cpl. Co. I 32nd Inf. 7th Inf. Div. Korea
1/30/1926 – 6/13/1951
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Cpl. Plott, age 25, was seriously wounded while fighting the enemy in South Korea on June 2, 1951. He died of those wounds on June 13, 1951. Service # ER38685434.
Bobby Lee Sexton
7th Inf. Div. 13th Eng. BN. Korea
6/28/1930 – 3/11/1951
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Pvt. Sexton, age 20, was killed in action in Korea, in the battle zone Operation Ripper. He was in Company B, 13th Engineer Combat Battalion, 7th Infantry Division. Service # RA18297611
Robert Leslie Smith
1st Lieutenant USAF Korea
1923 – 12/14/1951
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Lt. Robert Leslie Smith was born August 12, 1923 in Big Spring, TX. He was a pilot with the 39th Fighter Interceptor Squadron and flew a RF-51D Mustang Fighter Bomber. On December 14, 1951, while on a combat mission, his aircraft received a direct hit by anti-aircraft fire. Oil splattered on his windshield and he jettisoned his canopy. He was not able to eject before his aircraft crashed and burned. His remains were never recovered. Service #A0806537
Lloyd L. Sutton
MSgt. 35th Inf. 25th Inf. Div. WW II, Korea
11/27/1920 – 8/19/1950
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MSgt. Sutton was a seven year army veteran. He fought in Germany in WW II. He was sent to Japan in December 1949. Sgt. Sutton was killed in action while fighting the enemy in South Korea in the Pusan Perimeter – Southwest.
Service # RA38683497.
Biviano Trujillo, Jr.
Pfc. 2nd Engineer Bn. 2nd Infantry Div. Korea
10/11/1926 – 12/1/1950
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Pfc. Trujillio, age 23, was killed in action while fighting the enemy in Kunu-ri, North Korea, near the Chongchon River. He was also a veteran of WWII. Service # ER38645187.
Joe Charles Walker
Pvt. 29th Inf. Korea
4/22/1933 – 8/2/1950
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Pvt. Walker, age 17, was killed in action in Korea near the Pusan Perimeter – Southwest. Service # RA25913767.