Lieut Frederick Sprigg Hays Jr.

Lieut Frederick Sprigg Hays Jr.

Birth
Barnesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 22 Sep 1952 (aged 23)
North Korea
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Central Avenue North, Lot 12, Site 12, Memorial Marker only
Memorial ID 18290587 · View Source
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Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army
Service Number O-1913176
Killed in Action

Second Lieutenant Hays was a member of Company G, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in Korea on August 9, 1952 and returned to duty on September 14, 1952. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on September 22, 1952. His remains were never recovered.

Second Lieutenant Hays was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.

Lt. Frederick Sprigg Hays, Jr. is also listed on the Honolulu Memorial ABMC

This memorial is a cenotaph.



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LT. U.S. ARMY KILLED IN ACTION IN KOREA

Gravesite Details Frederick is not buried here.
  • Maintained by: Jane Hatch
  • Originally Created by: The Guardian
  • Added: 7 Mar 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18290587
  • Jane Hatch
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Frederick Sprigg Hays Jr. (27 Sep 1928–22 Sep 1952), Find a Grave Memorial no. 18290587, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Jane Hatch (contributor 47147687) .