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Birth: Jul. 30, 1924
Paint Gap
Yancey County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1950, North Korea

Troy Penland
Buncombe, North Carolina
Born 1924
Corporal, U.S. Army
Service Number 16260108
Killed in Action
Died November 29, 1950 in Korea
Corporal Penland was a member of Headquarters Battery, 38th Field Artillery Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy near Kunu-ri, North Korea on November 29, 1950. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. For his leadership and valor, Corporal Penland was awarded the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, 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
 
 
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 Parents:
  Reggie Elmer Penland (1892 - 1967)
  Lila Shepherd Penland (1899 - 1975)
 
 Sibling:
  Troy Penland (1924 - 1950)
  Ruth Ellen Penland (1938 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Honolulu Memorial *
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
*Cenotaph [?]
 
Created by: Elizabeth
Record added: Dec 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101752662
Corp Troy Penland
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- MJ
 Added: Dec. 21, 2013

- Elizabeth
 Added: Dec. 5, 2012
 
 
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