North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Nov. 29, 1950, North Korea|
Byron M. Otwell, Jr.
Randolph, North Carolina
Sergeant, U.S. Army
Service Number 53024044
Missing in Action - Presumed Dead
Died November 29, 1950 in Korea
Sergeant Otwell was a member of Company K, 3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy near Kunu-ri, North Korea on November 29, 1950. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. Sergeant Otwell 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.
Created by: Elizabeth Marlow O.
Record added: Dec 05, 2012
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