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Corp Thomas Coy Mays
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Corp Thomas Coy Mays

Birth
Stanton, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 26 Mar 1953 (aged 21)
North Korea
Cenotaph Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot Courts of the Missing
Memorial ID 32594686 · View Source
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US Marine Corps
Korean War Veteran

C CO 1 BN 5 MAR RGT 1 MAR DIV

Corporal Mays was a member of Company C, 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division. On March 26, 1953, he was defending "Outpost Reno", South Korea. He was Killed in Action when his position was overrun by two Chinese battalions.


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  • Created by: Pennsylvania Lady
  • Added: 3 Jan 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32594686
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Thomas Coy Mays (4 Dec 1931–26 Mar 1953), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32594686, citing Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Pennsylvania Lady (contributor 39530540) .