Nathaniel Benjamin, Jr.
Washington, District of Columbia
Born December 25, 1930
Private, U.S. Army
Service Number 52192924
Died July 30, 1953 in Korea
Private Benjamin was a member of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Engineer Construction Group, U.S. Army.
On July 30, 1953, he drowned while swimming in the Imjin River, Korea.
Private Benjamin was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
BENJAMIN, NATHANIEL JR
Private United States Army
DATE OF BIRTH: 12/25/1930
DATE OF DEATH: 07/30/1953
BURIED AT: SECTION 12 SITE 6978
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
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