The past is the present for future generations who do not know their history

A little remembrance of the Korean War service men…

would be  nice this Memorial Day weekend. The men listed below are just some of the brave men from the Shoals area and surrounding areas that gave so that we and others might be free. They are among the many of:

ALABAMA – KOREAN WAR KIA – MIA –

DIED AS POW – DIED OF WOUNDS – NON-BATTLE

 

BAIN ODOM CARL MARINES 11TH MARINE REGIMENT TOWN CREEK
BARRIER JAMES F ARMY 27TH INFANTRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
BRUCE RALPH TALMADGE ARMY 9TH INFANTRY REGIMENT FLORENCE
BURGETT ALFRED T ARMY 7TH INFANTRY REGIMENT FRANKLIN COUNTY
BURNS JR BUFORD LEE MARINES 1ST MARINE DIVISION HEADQUARTERS BATTALION FLORENCE
COCHRAN L G ARMY 5TH CAVALRY REGIMENT HACKLEBURG
COUNTS GEORGE WILLIAM ARMY 279TH INFANTRY REGIMENT TUSCUMBIA
CRUMPTON FLOYD THOMAS ARMY 8TH CAVALRY REGIMENT MORGAN COUNTY
DEASON CHARLES LEO ARMY 38TH INFANTRY REGIMENT MARION
EVANS CORBIT ARMY 35TH INFANTRY REGIMENT HAMILTON
GRAY LEO HOWARD ARMY 15TH INFANTRY REGIMENT ATHENS
GREENE JR CLAUD DEWEY ARMY 187TH AIRBORNE REGIMENTAL COMBAT TEAM MOULTON
GRIFFIS WILLIE D ARMY 38TH INFANTRY REGIMENT LIMESTONE COUNTY
GUTHRIE MARVIN LEE AIR FORCE 8TH BOMBARDMENT SQUADRON ELKMONT
GUTHRIE ROBERT HARVEY ARMY 82ND ANTIAIRCRAFT ARTILLERY AW BATTALION FLORENCE
HENRY JR KENNETH ARMY 32ND INFANTRY REGIMENT LAWRENCE COUNTY
HUGHES MORRIS E ARMY  179TH INFANTRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
HUTCHINS JOHNNIE R ARMY  780TH FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION (8-INCH TOWED) RUSSELLVILLE
HYDE DANIEL T ARMY  7TH CAVALRY REGIMENT FRANKLIN COUNTY
JONES MACK DONALD ARMY 19TH INFANTRY REGIMENT HALEYVILLE
MCCLURE John Slater ARMY 19TH INFANTRY REGIMENT COLBERT COUNTY
MCGEE WILLIAM REEDER ARMY 35TH INFANTRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
MCGHEE RICHARD D ARMY 19TH INFANTRY REGIMENT MORGAN COUNTY
OAKLEY JAMES ARMY 1ST RANGER INFANTRY COMPANY (AIRBORNE) FLORENCE
OLIVE JAMES GRADY ARMY 9TH INFANTRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
RAY ALTON G MARINES 7TH MARINE REGIMENT COURTLAND
RINER JR CLAUDE LOYD ARMY 38TH INFANTRY REGIMENT COLBERT COUNTY
SLOAN CARL TOMMY ARMY 21ST INFANTRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
SMITH MOSES ARMY 24TH INFANTRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
SPENCE JR GROVER C ARMY 7TH CAVALRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
SPRINGER MARVIN R ARMY 9TH INFANTRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
STANPHILL DOCK L ARMY 145TH FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION (155MM) FRANKLIN COUNTY
STEEN GERALD DEE ARMY 19TH INFANTRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
TRENT JAMES O ARMY 19TH INFANTRY REGIMENT LAUDERDALE COUNTY
WILKINS JOSEPH MURRAY NAVY VP-871 PATROL SQUADRON CHICKASAW
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