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Durward Frederick Alexander
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1931
Carrollton
Carroll County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 23, 1951, South Korea


Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps
Service Number 1072500
Died of Wounds
Died April 23, 1951 in Korea
Corporal Alexander was a member of Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division. During "Operation Ripper", he was seriously wounded while fighting the enemy near Hoengsong, South Korea on March 3, 1951 and died of those wounds on April 23, 1951. Corporal Alexander was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, 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.

source: www.abmc.gov Korean War Honor Roll

 
 
Burial:
Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery
Carroll County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Robert Thompson
Record added: Mar 05, 2013
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Durward Frederick Alexander
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Durward Frederick Alexander
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Durward Frederick Alexander
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