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Corp Claude Hicks Belcher

Corp Claude Hicks Belcher

Birth
Urbana, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
Death 12 Feb 1951 (aged 22)
South Korea
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row G, Lot 51 Upper, Site 2
Memorial ID 82486062 · View Source
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Corporal Belcher was a member of the 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in North Korea on November 29, 1950 and returned to duty on January 12, 1951. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on February 12, 1951.

Corporal Belcher was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, 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.

CPL 38 Inf, 2 INT DIV, Korea


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  • Maintained by: Orval Hodges
  • Originally Created by: Glenn Wallace
  • Added: 28 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82486062
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Claude Hicks Belcher (9 Jan 1929–12 Feb 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82486062, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Orval Hodges (contributor 47341963) .