CPL James Phillip Pernell

CPL James Phillip Pernell

Death 13 May 1951 (aged 19)
North Korea
Cenotaph Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA

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Plot Courts of the Missing
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Corporal Pernell was from Kent County, Delaware.

He was a member of Company L, 3rd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division.

He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy in South Korea on February 14, 1951 and "died while a prisoner".

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

His remains were not recovered.

Service Number 13331216

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 27 Dec 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 46056768
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPL James Phillip Pernell (24 Oct 1931–13 May 1951), Find a Grave Memorial no. 46056768, citing Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .