|Birth: ||Sep. 27, 1928|
|Death: ||Sep. 22, 1952, North Korea|
Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army
Service Number O-1913176
Killed in Action
Second Lieutenant Hays was a member of Company G, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in Korea on August 9, 1952 and returned to duty on September 14, 1952. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on September 22, 1952. His remains were never recovered.
Second Lieutenant Hays was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, 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.
Lt. Frederick Sprigg Hays, Jr. is also listed on the Honolulu Memorial ABMC
This memorial is a cenotaph.
Frederick Sprigg Hays (1893 - 1973)
Eleanor Merryman Ray Hays (1899 - 1994)
Elizabeth Ray Hays Tolbert (1925 - 2014)*
Frederick Sprigg Hays (1928 - 1952)
LT. U.S. ARMY KILLED IN ACTION IN KOREA
Note: Frederick is not buried here.
Plot: Central Avenue North, Lot 12, Marker only
Maintained by: Jane Hatch
Originally Created by: The Guardian (inactive)
Record added: Mar 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18290587