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PFC Ignatius R Spotted Bear
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1928
McLean County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 1952, North Korea

Ignatius was living in McLean, ND when he entered the service and was a member of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 5th Infantry Regimental Combat Team.

He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy at the "Punch Bowl" near Hean Myon, North Korea on June 22, 1952 by enemy artillery fire.

Private First Class Spotted Bear was awarded the Purple Heart, 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.

U.S., Korean War Casualties, 1950-1957:
Name: Ignat Spotted-Bear
Birth Date: 1930
Race: American Indian (American)
Home State: North Dakota
Casualty Date: 22 Jun 1952
Casualty Country: North Korea Sector
Casualty Type: Killed in Action OR Missing in Action, KIA
Group: KIA or Missing in Action, KIA
Branch: Infantry
Component: USA - RA (Reg Army)
Rank: Private 1st Class
Pay Grade: Private First Class
Disposed Date: 22 Jun 1952
Disposed Place: North Korea
Organization: In Rgt
Unit #: 0005
Service Occupation: Light Weapons Infantryman

Korean War Vets Memorial
 
 
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 Parents:
  Stella Tail Spotted Bear (1899 - 1944)
 
 Siblings:
  Julia Spotted Bear (1915 - 1921)*
  Lorenzo Spotted Bear (1918 - 1954)*
  Eugenia Spotted Bear (1924 - 1926)*
  Ignatius R Spotted Bear (1928 - 1952)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: ND PFC 5 Infantry RCT Korea PH
 
Burial:
Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery
Twin Buttes
Dunn County
North Dakota, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 25, 2011
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