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James Vernon Cruse
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1933
Death: Aug. 11, 1953

Private Cruse was a member of the 42nd Transportation Truck Company, U.S. Army. On August 11, 1953, he drowned while bathing in the Soyang River, North Korea. He was 20-years old. Private Cruse was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.

THANKS TO Zella for Pvt. Cruse's obit and parent's links. 
Family links: 
  Waymon Cruse (1897 - 1952)
  Beatrice Cruse (____ - 1996)
Glendale Cemetery
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Sec. 11, lot 13, grave #275
Created by: Mr. Ed
Record added: Jul 11, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5605321
James Vernon Cruse
Added by: Zella
James Vernon Cruse
Added by: Mr. Ed
James Vernon Cruse
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Honoring your service.
- Zella
 Added: Jun. 19, 2011
Purple Heart.
- Mr. Ed
 Added: Dec. 4, 2002
Army Good Conduct.
- Mr. Ed
 Added: Dec. 4, 2002
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