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Corp Robert Wayne Blanchfield
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Birth: 1928
Puyallup
Pierce County
Washington, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1951, North Korea

Corporal Blanchfield was a member of Headquarters and Service Company, 2nd Engineer Combat Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy near Kunu-ri, North Korea on November 30, 1950 and died while a prisoner on January 31, 1951 at Camp #5 near Uha-dong, North Korea. His remains were not recovered. Corporal Blanchfield was awarded the Prisoner of War Medal, 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.  
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: Died while a Prisoner of War, North Korea
 
Created by: Eamonn
Record added: Apr 07, 2006
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Corp Robert Wayne Blanchfield
Added by: Eamonn
 
 
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- Eamonn
 Added: Apr. 7, 2006
Rest in Peace, Corporal Blanchfield. You are not forgotten.
- Eamonn
 Added: Apr. 7, 2006
 
 
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