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Corp Franklin Edison Buckner

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Corp Franklin Edison Buckner

  • Birth 4 Mar 1930
  • Death 8 Jul 1951 South Korea
  • Burial Grapevine, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 12183705

A true American Hero. United States Marine, killed in action, Korean war.

Corporal Buckner served in Company C, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division. Recipient of the Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.

All by the age of 21!!


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  • Created by: Ronald Leon
  • Added: 27 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12183705
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Franklin Edison Buckner (4 Mar 1930–8 Jul 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12183705, citing Grapevine Cemetery, Grapevine, Tarrant County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Ronald Leon (contributor 46521038) .