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PFC Jerome Lomac McCormick

PFC Jerome Lomac McCormick

Birth
Raeford, Hoke County, North Carolina, USA
Death 20 Feb 1966 (aged 21)
Vietnam
Burial Raeford, Hoke County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 17712979 · View Source
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PFC Jerome Lomac McCormick, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Raeford, NC.

Private First Class Jerome Lomac McCormick was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Army Selective Service and a Draftee, PFC McCormick served our country until February 20th, 1966 in South Vietnam. He was 21 years old and was not married. It was reported that Jerome died from small arms fire or grenade. His body was recovered. Jerome was born on August 23rd, 1944 in Raeford, North Carolina. PFC McCormick is on panel 05E, line 056 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. He served our country for less than a year.

From the same hometown: You are missed but never forgotten. American Legion Post #20 will always remember you. Christopher Smith, 6891 Brasswood Dr, Fayetteville, NC 28314.

He was the Son of George McCormick 1000 Ashe Street, Greensboro, NC; Mrs Flora S McCormick, Route 2, Box 11, Raeford, NC.

He served with Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, 12th US Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division(AMBL), USARV.

He was awarded The Combat Infantryman's Badge(CIB), Paratrooper Wings, The Purple Heart Medal for his combat related wounds, The Vietnam Order of Merit Medal, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Vietnam Gallantry Cross w/Palm, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, Sharpshooter Badge with Automatic Rifle Bar, The National Defense Service Medal.


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  • Created by: Tom Reece
  • Added: 27 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17712979
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Jerome Lomac McCormick (23 Aug 1944–20 Feb 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17712979, citing Silver Grove Baptist Church, Raeford, Hoke County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Tom Reece (contributor 46857744) .