Oren Calvin Atchley

Oren Calvin Atchley

Birth
Death 31 Dec 1953 (aged 42)
Burial Commerce, Hunt County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 25253081 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Oren was living in Hunt, TX when he entered the service and was a member of Headquarters Company, 7th Medical Battalion, 7th Infantry Division.

He was listed as Missing in Action near Untack, North Korea while attempting to find a lost ambulance on November 24, 1950 and was presumed dead on December 31, 1953.

For his leadership and valor, Lieutenant Colonel Atchley was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Combat Medical 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.

Also see two other Cenotaphs on FAG Memprials 116465412 and 118999800


Sponsored by Ancestry

Advertisement

Planning a visit to Rosemound Cemetery?

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: Robert Bennett
  • Added: 14 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25253081
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Oren Calvin Atchley (3 Nov 1911–31 Dec 1953), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25253081, citing Rosemound Cemetery, Commerce, Hunt County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Robert Bennett (contributor 46637977) .