Submitted By: Jack Dedrick
Captain Henry F. Schlueter
Born 5 April 1927
Captain Schlueter was a member of 2nd Platoon, H Company, 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines. He was killed-in-action, while fighting the enemy at Hill 229 Outpost “Hedy” in Korea on March 24, 1953.
He was awarded the Purple Heart posthumously.
Buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Section 9 Grave 6141
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Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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