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Silas Wayne Boyiddle
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1928
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1951, North Korea

Private First Class Boyiddle was a member of Company L, 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy near Chochiwon, South Korea on July 11, 1950, forced to march to North Korea on the "Tiger Death March", and died while a prisoner at 'The Cornfield" near Manpo, North Korea on October 31, 1951. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. Private First Class Boyiddle was awarded the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Prisoner of War Medal, 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.

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 Parents:
  Jimmie F. Boyiddle (1914 - 1980)
  Mamie Kadayso Boyiddle (1911 - 1997)
 
 Siblings:
  Silas Wayne Boyiddle (1928 - 1951)
  Raphale R. Boyiddle (1937 - 1976)*
  Stanley Lee Boyiddle (1940 - 1981)*
  Hicks Boyiddle (1946 - 2013)*
  Herbert Boyiddle (1949 - 2000)*
  Gary Wayne Boyiddle (1950 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cache Creek Cemetery
Caddo County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Cokeman2
Record added: Sep 23, 2010
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Silas Wayne Boyiddle
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- MillieBelle
 Added: Dec. 10, 2013
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- O'KC
 Added: Feb. 13, 2012
Served with L Co 21 Inf
- 24th Infantry Division TAPS
 Added: Jan. 13, 2012
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