Sgt Gerald Walter Koch

Sgt Gerald Walter Koch

Birth
Kitchener, Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Death 4 Aug 1954 (aged 19)
South Korea
Burial
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Busan, Busan Metropolitan City, South Korea
Plot 38. 5. 3217
Memorial ID 114886230 · View Source
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From the Canadian Virtual War Memorial--
Military Service:-
Rank: Sergeant
Service Number: SA2983
Age: 19
Force: Canadian Army
Unit: Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, R.C.I.C. Division: QOR (Queen's Own Rifles)

Citation: Korea Medal and United Nations Service Medal Korea

Additional Information:-
Date and Place of Enlistment: March 26, 1952 in London, Ontario, Canada.

Son of Walter Solomon and Dorthea Ruth (née Miller) Koch of Wellesley, Ontario, Canada. Brother of Grant Rudolph, Maralyn Ruth and Elaine Armina.

Commemorated on Page 36 of Canada's Korean War Book of Remembrance.
Sergeant Gerald Walter KOCH is also remembered with honour on the Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance in Meadowvale Cemetery, Brampton, Ontario, Canada.


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  • Created by: SJ Hearn
  • Added: 4 Aug 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 114886230
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Gerald Walter Koch (13 Feb 1935–4 Aug 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 114886230, citing United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Busan Metropolitan City, South Korea ; Maintained by SJ Hearn (contributor 46864594) .