|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1925|
|Death: ||Aug. 24, 1951|
Archie was living in Parker, TX when he enlisted and was a member of the 24th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division.
He was seriously injured in North Korea on April 23, 1951 and returned to duty on June 5, 1951.
He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on August 24, 1951.
Corporal Smith 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 and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
From the Korean War records on file at the National Archives.
Info supplied by: Find A Grave contributor Finding Family
CPL 24 INF WORLD WAR 2
25 INF DIV KOREA
Hill Crest Cemetery
Created by: Cami Herbel Harris
Record added: Feb 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33516234