Feb. 25, 1933 Kings Mountain Cleveland County North Carolina, USA
Jul. 10, 1952, North Korea
CPL HARVEY LAWSON 279TH INFANTRY REGIMENT F CO 2 BN 45TH INFANTRY DIVISION ARMY HOSTILE, DIED OF WOUNDS (DOW) DATE OF LOSS: JULY 10, 1952 SERVICE NUMBER: RA24992549 BORN: FEBRUARY 25, 1933 HOME OR PLACE OF ENLISTMENT KINGS MOUNTAIN, NC LOCATION OR BATTLE ZONE: CHORWON AREA BURIAL LOCATION MOUNTAIN REST CEMETERY, KINGS MOUNTAIN, NC
Comments: Corporal Lawson was a member of the 279th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in North Korea on July 10, 1952 and died of those wounds later that day.