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Lieut William Hill Adams
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Birth: 1920
Inglewood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: May 30, 1951, North Korea

First Lieutenant Adams was a member of Company G, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy in North Korea on November 28, 1950. He died in a North Korean prison camp from malnutrition and exposure on May 31, 1951. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. For his leadership and valor, First Lieutenant Adams was awarded the Bronze Star, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, 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: Mar 15, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13627888
Lieut William Hill Adams
Added by: Eamonn
 
 
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- Eamonn
 Added: Mar. 15, 2006

- Me & Badger ♥
 Added: Mar. 15, 2006
Rest in Peace, Lieutenant Adams. You are not forgotten.
- Eamonn
 Added: Mar. 15, 2006
 
 
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