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 Peter Michael Kern

Peter Michael Kern

Birth
Death 15 Mar 1969 (aged 24)
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec: 51, Site: 1808
Memorial ID 48769673 · View Source
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Peter M. Kern
Specialist, Fourth Class, U.S. Army
Killed in Action
Died March 15, 1969 in Korea

Specialist Fourth Class Kern was a member of the 3rd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was wounded by North Korean infiltrators fighting south of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on March 15, 1969. He was killed when his rescue helicopter crashed.

Specialist Fourth Class Kern was awarded the Purple Heart and the Korean Defense Service Medal.

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  • Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 25 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48769673
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Michael Kern (15 Feb 1945–15 Mar 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48769673, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by John C. Anderson (contributor 47208015) .