Jerome M. Daly
Private First Class, United States Marine Corps
By: Jack Dedrick
Private First Class Jerome M. Daly
Private Daly was a member of the 3rd Platoon, H Company, 3rd Batttalion, 1st Marines. He was killed in action while manning Outpost "Hedy" in Korea on March 21, 1953. He was awarded the Purple Heart posthumously.
He was buried with full military honors in
Arlington National Cemetery, Section 12, Grave 7139
Private First Class Daly was a member of the 3rd Platoon, Company H, 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division. He was Killed in Action while manning Outpost "Hedy", Korea on March 21, 1953. Private First Class Daly was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Service Ribbon, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
Posted: 6 February 2002 - Updated: 17 January 2004 Updated: 17 September 2005