James Vernon Cruse

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James Vernon Cruse

  • Birth 6 Oct 1933
  • Death 11 Aug 1953
  • Burial Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA
  • Plot Sec. 11, lot 13, grave #275
  • Memorial ID 5605321

Private Cruse was a member of the 42nd Transportation Truck Company, U.S. Army. On August 11, 1953, he drowned while bathing in the Soyang River, North Korea. He was 20-years old. Private Cruse was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
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THANKS TO Zella for Pvt. Cruse's obit and parent's links.


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  • Created by: Mr. Ed
  • Added: 11 Jul 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5605321
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Vernon Cruse (6 Oct 1933–11 Aug 1953), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5605321, citing Glendale Cemetery, Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Mr. Ed (contributor 35186547) .