Michael Laurence Mc Adams
- Shingle Springs, California
- Born March 4, 1927
- First Lieutenant, U.S. Marine Corps
- Service Number O-53980
- Killed in Action
- Died February 3, 1953 in Korea
First Lieutenant Mc Adams was a member of Headquarters Company, 1st Tank Battalion, 1st Marine Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in Korea on February 3, 1953.
First Lieutenant Mc Adams was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
MCADAMS, MICHAEL LAURENCE
- 1ST LT USMC
- DATE OF BIRTH: 03/04/1927
- DATE OF DEATH: 02/03/1953
- BURIED AT: SECTION 9 SITE 6114
- ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
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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