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Records of Military Personnel
Who Died as a Result of Hostilities
During the Korean War
For Christian County, Kentucky

Transcribed by: Lynn Tooley

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Records of Military Personnel Who Died as a Result of Hostilities During the Korean War, documenting the period January 1, 1950 - February 7, 1957.

This series contains selected descriptive data about U.S. military personnel who died by hostile means (i.e. battle deaths) as a result of combat duty in the Korean War. The data were usually extracted from Department of Defense Form 1300 (Report of Casualty) as well as from each of the four military services of the Department of Defense. The variables available from each casualty record include: Military Service Branch, Country of Casualty (always Korea), Casualty Group, File Reference Number, Name of Casualty, Processing Date, Service Number, Military Grade or Rank, Pay Grade, Date of Casualty, Service Component, Home of Record, Birth Date, Cause of Casualty, Aircraft Involvement(air/non-air casualty), Race, Sex, and Citizenship. The majority of the records have no meaningful data in the "cause of casualty" or "air/non- air casualty" variable. The series lists as the home of record the county for those casualties in the Army and lists as the home of record the city, town, or municipality and county for those casualties in the Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps.

Military Service
Name of CasualtyService
Date Died
Declared Dead
Home of Record
CountyStateBirth Date
U S ARMY DAVIS BOBBY 15381895 12/19/1950 - CHRISTIAN Kentucky 32 Negro
U S ARMY MC COY CONLY 34878499 4/12/1951 - CHRISTIAN Kentucky 22 Negro
U S ARMY NUNES THOMAS F 16156673 11/30/1950 - CHRISTIAN Kentucky 24 Caucasian
U S ARMY PACKO IRVIN H 35104676 3/8/1951 - CHRISTIAN Kentucky 16 Negro
U S ARMY PRYOR FLOYD W 15257482 12/2/1950 - CHRISTIAN Kentucky 30 Caucasian
U S ARMY TODD MARION H 15066001 2/6/1951 - CHRISTIAN Kentucky 21 Caucasian
U S ARMY WEST RICHARD T 15381433 11/28/1950 - CHRISTIAN Kentucky 29 Caucasian
U S ARMY WINSTON JAMES R 52218227 7/8/1953 - CHRISTIAN Kentucky 31 Negro