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John Arthur DesRosier

Birth
Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Montana, USA
Death 28 Sep 1950 (aged 24)
South Korea
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot 12, 0, 5515-1
Memorial ID 577006 · View Source
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John was living in Helena, MT when he enlisted and was a member of Company D, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division.

He was Killed in Action while attacking the enemy north of Seoul towards Uijongbu, South Korea on September 28, 1950 and was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.


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  • Maintained by: Finding Family
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 577006
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Arthur DesRosier (15 Aug 1926–28 Sep 1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 577006, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Finding Family (contributor 47632171) .