Corp Glynn Ray Biggs

Corp Glynn Ray Biggs

Birth
Richland Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 7 Aug 1950 (aged 24)
South Korea
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec 12 Site 7521
Memorial ID 29150731 · View Source
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Corporal Biggs was a member of the 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded in action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on August 7, 1950, and died later that day. Corporal Biggs was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Corporal Biggs was born in Richland Parish, Louisiana on April 9, 1926. Survived by father and mother, Edward Jefferson and Alice Taylor Biggs; brother, Willie Edward Biggs and sister, Sallie Dorothy Biggs Langley.


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Glynn R Biggs
Louisiana
CPL
10 Infantry
World War II
Korea
April 9 1926
August 7 1950
BSM-PH


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  • Created by: Tricia Shadoan
  • Added: 19 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29150731
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Glynn Ray Biggs (9 Apr 1926–7 Aug 1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29150731, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Tricia Shadoan (contributor 47010437) .