|Birth: ||Mar. 11, 1928|
|Death: ||Feb. 13, 1951, South Korea|
George F. Balfour
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Born March 11, 1928
Corporal, U.S. Army
Service Number 12283962
Died while Prisoner of War
Died March 26, 1951 in Korea
Corporal Balfour was a member of Battery B, 15th Field Artillery Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division. He was wounded and taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy near Hoengsong, South Korea on February 13, 1951 and died while a prisoner on March 26, 1951. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. Corporal Balfour was awarded the Purple Heart, the Good Conduct Medal, the Prisoner of War Medal, the Korean Service Medal with Star, the Presidential Unit Citation, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation, the Republic of Korea War Service Medal and the Belgium Crox de Guerre.
Plot: Courts of the Missing
GPS (lat/lon): 21.31372, -157.84729
Created by: South Africa War Graves ...
Record added: Jul 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114423565