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Gordon Dean Leesch
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1928
Death: Sep. 30, 1952, North Korea

Lt. Gordon Dean Leesch was killed while leading a patrol into enemy territory near Songnaedong, North Korea, on September 30, 1952 and was awarded a posthumous Purple Heart, Korean Service Medal with one bronze service star and United Nations Medal for his service in Korea. 
 
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 Parents:
  Arthur F. Leesch (1903 - 1991)
  Olga Wollschlaeger Leesch (1904 - 2006)
 
Inscription:
2D LT CO A 279 INF 45 INF DIV
KOREA PH
 
Burial:
Boerne Cemetery
Boerne
Kendall County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Marilyn Dahl
Record added: Mar 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35322291
Gordon Dean Leesch
Added by: Marilyn Dahl
 
Gordon Dean Leesch
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 Added: Mar. 29, 2009
 
 
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