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Lyle Alfred Frego
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1925
Prosper
Fillmore County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 1951, South Korea

-MEDICAL SERVICE USNR-
SGT, 23 INF, 2 INF DIV WORLD WAR II & KOREA


Lyle was born Dec 29 1925- Prosper Fillmore county, Mn to Arthur and Lucy Mae(Rank) Frego. He attended school and Sunday School and was a boy scout doing all the things that boys do. WWII changed everyone. He joined the US Naval Reserve as a medic, served in the Pacific, and Later joined the army to serve in Korea. He died instantly Mar 2 1951 from wounds received when the house he was in was ambushed by an enemy patrol.

Hospital Apprentice Second Class USNR May 28 1943

Pharmacists Mate Second Class USNR -July 22, 1944 Purple Heart for Wounds received in the Pacific

Attachedto: 3rd Marine Division-Fleet Marine Force in the Field earning
Presidential Unit Citation- Third Marines Reinforced, serving with the third combat team, Third Marine Division- June 24 1948

Sgt Army Medical Service-May 17 1951- Purple Heart posthumously for wounds resulting in his death
in Korea
Notes: Sergeant Frego was a medic of the Medical Company, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while tending his wounded comrades in South Korea on March 2, 1951. Sergeant Frego was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Medical 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.
Data Source: Korean War Veterans Honor Roll

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 Parents:
  Arthur C. Frego (1892 - 1956)
  Lucy Mae Rank Frego (1890 - 1984)
 
 Siblings:
  Lauren Edward Frego (1915 - 1994)*
  Murray Arthur Frego (1923 - 2012)*
  Lyle Alfred Frego (1925 - 1951)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prosper Cemetery
Canton
Fillmore County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: RF
Originally Created by: ShaneO
Record added: Jun 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37956127
Lyle Alfred Frego
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Lyle Alfred Frego
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Lyle Alfred Frego
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- The Jeans
 Added: Jan. 30, 2012
SGT, 23 INF, 2 INF DIV KOREA
- ShaneO
 Added: Jun. 17, 2011
 
 
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