John D. Elmore
Bergen, New Jersey
Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army
Service Number O-2028802
Killed in Action
Died October 15, 1952 in Korea
Second Lieutenant Elmore was a member of the 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on October 15, 1952.
Second Lieutenant Elmore was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
ELMORE, JOHN D
2ND LT USA
- VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
- DATE OF BIRTH: 12/18/1928
- DATE OF DEATH: 10/15/1952
- DATE OF INTERMENT: 12/23/1952
- BURIED AT: SECTION 3 SITE 4307-B
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
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