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PFC Philip Ronald Brohen
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1935
Newark
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 1953, South Korea

Private First Class Brohen was a member of Company H, 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division, having enlisted 1 April 1952. He was killed by an enemy artillery round while in a foxhole defending Hills 111 and 126 in the "Boulder City Area", Korea on July 25, 1953. For his leadership and valor, Private First Class Brohen was awarded the Silver Star, the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, 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.

Philip lived eighteen years, six months, and sixteen days. His mother was named Mrs. Loretta Brohen, born about 1910 in New Jersey. He had an older brother, name unknown, about eight years older than he. 
 
Burial:
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
East Hanover
Morris County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Don J
Record added: Dec 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45630868
PFC Philip Ronald Brohen
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- The Jeans
 Added: Dec. 20, 2009
Where Do We Get Such Men?
- Don J
 Added: Dec. 19, 2009
Semper Fi Marine! My brother was killed in the same battle. You are now a member of my virtual cemetery of the Marines killed at Boulder City. Welcome, and God rest.
- Don J
 Added: Dec. 19, 2009
 
 
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