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Sgt John Sherman Burke
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Birth: Nov. 9, 1931
Death: Feb. 14, 1951

Sergeant First Class Burke was a member of Company B, 1st Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on February 14, 1951. Sergeant First Class Burke was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman's 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. 

Baltimore National Cemetery
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Plot: I, 0, 14047
Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 438951
Sgt John Sherman Burke
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Sgt John Sherman Burke
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- Jdrhook
 Added: Jul. 18, 2010
Uncle JohnI never got to meet you,but I wanted to say thank you for your service!! Your brother served as well and has also left this earth,I'm sure you are sharing War stories
- Your Niece Kathy
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014
KILLED IN ACTION KOREA. HOSTILE FIRE. BRONZE STAR. Thank you for your service, bravery & sacrifice sir.
- Jdrhook
 Added: Jul. 18, 2010

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