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Corp James Leslie Houston
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Birth: Jul. 4, 1932
Death: Feb. 14, 1951, South Korea

CPL JAMES LESLIE HOUSTON
2ND ARMORED RECONNAISSANCE COMPANY
2ND INFANTRY DIVISION
ARMY
HOSTILE, DIED WHILE MISSING (MIA)
REMAINS NOT RECOVERED
DATE OF LOSS: FEBRUARY 14, 1951
SERVICE NUMBER: RA26793789
BORN: JULY 4, 1932
HOME OR PLACE OF ENLISTMENT
DOW CITY, IA
LOCATION OR BATTLE ZONE: CHAUM-NI
Comments: Corporal Houston was a member of the 2nd Reconnaissance Company, 2nd Infantry Division. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on February 14, 1951. He was presumed dead on February 26. 1954.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Houston (1901 - 1964)
  Laura Ellen Wilder Houston (1903 - 1989)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert W. Houston (1920 - 2010)*
  John D. Houston (1922 - 2008)*
  Donald P Houston (1923 - 2005)*
  George R Houston (1925 - 1944)*
  Margaret Ann Houston Gingerich (1926 - 2012)*
  Marion Louise Houston Hamann (1927 - 2001)*
  Betty Jean Houston Hodkin (1929 - 1985)*
  Lois Mae Houston Steinkuehler (1931 - 1989)*
  James Leslie Houston (1932 - 1951)
  Edward Lee Houston (1933 - 1939)*
  William Gene Houston (1935 - 2010)*
  Thomas Leonard Houston (1937 - 2014)*
  Russell Jay Houston (1938 - 2011)*
  Jane Houston Heuton (1943 - 2005)*
  Kay Frances Houston Justice (1944 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
IN MEMORY OF
James L. Houston
CPL US ARMY
KOREA
 
Burial:
Dow City Cemetery
Dow City
Crawford County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Tim Cook
Record added: Apr 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89302841
Corp James Leslie Houston
Added by: Tim Cook
 
Corp James Leslie Houston
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- Teri
 Added: May. 5, 2012

- Tim Cook
 Added: Apr. 29, 2012
 
 
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