|Birth: ||Nov. 27, 1931|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 1950, South Korea|
James C. Rochelle
Onslow, North Carolina
Corporal, U.S. Army
Service Number 14327977
Killed in Action
Died November 26, 1950 in Korea
Corporal Rochelle was a member of Company L, 3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in South Korea on September 2, 1950 and returned to duty on October 20, 1950. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on November 26, 1950. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. Corporal Rochelle was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, 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.
NC Birth Index
name: James Clifton Rochelle
event date: 27 Nov 1931
event place: Onslow, North Carolina
father: Ernest Rochelle
mother: Pennie Jones
Ernest C Rochelle (1907 - 1965)
Pennie B Jones Rochelle (1901 - 1968)
Created by: Elizabeth Marlow O.
Record added: Dec 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101696259
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