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Walter R. Burton, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 13, 1923
Death: Sep. 15, 1950, South Korea

WWII VETERAN
KILLED IN ACTION KOREA.

UNITED STATES ARMY (SFC)
27TH INF REG, 25TH INF DIV.

BRONZE STAR
PURPLE HEART

Sergeant First Class Walter Burton was seriously wounded by the enemy in South Korea on Sept. 7, 1950. He returned to duty on Sept. 15, 1950 and was killed in action by hostile fire later that day.

WE HONOR HIS MEMORY SO HIS BRAVERY IS NEVER FORGOTTEN

 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Russell Burton (1895 - 1952)
  Ruth R Courtney Burton (1900 - 1977)
 
 Siblings:
  Walnea Rosalie Burton Drake (1920 - 2002)*
  Joseph Walter Burton (1921 - 1966)*
  Walter R. Burton (1923 - 1950)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Dorchester Memorial Park
Cambridge
Dorchester County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: Jdrhook
Record added: Jun 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54189968
Walter R. Burton, Jr
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Walter R. Burton, Jr
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Walter R. Burton, Jr
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Remembered ~ Cor.
- Corey & Douglas Marshall-Steele
 Added: Feb. 5, 2015
He was the son of Walter Russel Burton Sr. and his wife, Ruth Rosalie (nee Courtney).
- Donna Ozenne
 Added: Jul. 27, 2014

- Jdrhook
 Added: Apr. 15, 2011
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