PFC Robert Lee Wanner

PFC Robert Lee Wanner

Birth
Death 16 Sep 1951 (aged 21)
Burial Dickinson, Stark County, North Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 94470141 · View Source
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Robert was living in Belfield, ND when he entered the service and was a member of Weapons Company, 2nd Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division.

He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in Korea on September 16, 1951.

For his leadership and valor, Private First Class Wanner was awarded the Bronze Star, 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.


Inscription

NORTH DAKOTA
PFC I MARINES I MARINE DIV
KOREA


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  • Created by: Finding Family
  • Added: 30 Jul 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 94470141
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Robert Lee Wanner (8 Mar 1930–16 Sep 1951), Find a Grave Memorial no. 94470141, citing Saint Joseph Cemetery, Dickinson, Stark County, North Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Finding Family (contributor 47632171) .