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Charles Gene Abrell
Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps

Born:   Aug 12, 1931 at Terre Haute, IN
Entered Service:   Terre Haute, IN
Date/Place of Action:  Jun 10, 1951 - Hangnyong, Korea
Unit:  Company E, 2d Bn, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division
Presentation:  Presented to his mother at the Pentagon
     by Secretary of the Navy Dan A. Kimball on Sep 04, 1952

Date of Death:   Jun 10, 1951 - (Killed In Action)
Buried at:  Westlawn Cemetery - Farmersburg, IN

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Emory L. Bennett
Private, U.S. Army

Born:   Dec 20, 1929 at New Smyrna, FL
Entered Service:   Cocoa, FL
Date/Place of Action:  Jun 24, 1951 - Sobangsan, Korea
Unit:  Company B, 15th Infantry, 3d Infantry Division
Presentation:
  Presented to his father at the Pentagon
     by Secretary of Defense Robert Lovett on Feb 01, 1952

Date Of Death:  Jun 24, 1951 - (Killed In Action)
Buried at: 
Pine Crest Cemetery - Cocoa, FL

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John Kelvin Koelsch
Lieutenant (j.g.), U.S. Navy

Born:  Dec 22, 1925 at London, England
Entered Service:   Los Angeles, CA
Date/Place of Action:   Jul 03, 1951 - Wonsan, North Korea
Unit:  Helicopter Rescue Unit, USS Princeton
Presentation:  Presented to his mother at the Pentagon
     by Secretary of the Navy Charles S. Thomas - August, 1955
Date of Death:      Oct 16, 1951 - (Killed In Action)
Buried at:  Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, VA

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Leroy A. Mendonca
Sergeant, U.S. Army

Born:   Aug 02, 1932 at Honolulu, HI
Entered Service:   Honolulu, HI
Date/Place of Action:  Jul 04, 1951 - Chich-on, Korea
Unit:   Company B, 7th Infantry, 3d Infantry Division
PresentationPresented to his mother at the Pentagon
     by General Omar N. Bradley on Aug 14, 1952

Date of Death:   Jul 04, 1951 - (Killed In Action)
Buried at:   National Memorial of the Pacific - Honolulu, HI

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