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Edmond Riley Braxton
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Birth: May 30, 1933
Hinds County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1951, North Korea

Edmond was living in Hinds, MS when he entered the service and was a member of the 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division.

He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on October 3, 1951.

Private First Class Braxton 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. 
Family links: 
  Edmond Riley Braxton (1899 - 1939)
  Mildred Chappell Braxton (1904 - 1998)
  Mary Athelia Braxton Ferrell (1929 - 1956)*
  Eleanor Merle Braxton Blakeney (1931 - 2013)*
  Edmond Riley Braxton (1933 - 1951)
*Calculated relationship
Lakewood Memorial Park
Hinds County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: suzanne metcalf
Record added: May 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37357577
Edmond Riley Braxton
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Edmond Riley Braxton
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Edmond is a cousin and he so freely gave his life, for my and others, freedom. Thank you Edmond, and I know that you are resting in the hands of God, and now you are at peace.Thank you!!!!!!
- Della
 Added: Jun. 14, 2009
In Loving Memory
- suzanne metcalf
 Added: Jun. 9, 2009
Rest in Peace Uncle Edmond, Love Suzanne
- suzanne metcalf
 Added: Jun. 9, 2009

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