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Capt Kenneth Charles Hyslop

Capt Kenneth Charles Hyslop

Birth
Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Death 12 Dec 1950 (aged 34)
North Korea
Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Died while a Prisoner of War, North Korea
Memorial ID 13798985 · View Source
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Captain Hyslop was a veteran of World War II. In Korea, he was a Northern Baptist Chaplain assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while tending to the wounded and dying near Anju, South Korea on November 4, 1950 and died of starvation and maltreatment while a prisoner on December 12, 1950. His remains were not recovered. For his leadership and valor, Captain Hyslop was awarded the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, 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, the Republic of Korea War Service Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.


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  • Created by: Eamonn
  • Added: 31 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13798985
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Kenneth Charles Hyslop (1 Apr 1916–12 Dec 1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13798985, ; Maintained by Eamonn (contributor 42974417) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Died while a Prisoner of War, North Korea.