Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Jerry R. Thomas

Name: Jerry R Thomas
Birth Date: 1933
Race: Caucasian

Home County: Antrim
Home State: Michigan
Citizen Status: US Citizen
Casualty Date: 2 Sep 1951
Casualty Country: North Korea Sector
Casualty Type: Hostile Killed in Action OR Missing in Action, KIA

War: Korean War
Group: KIA or Missing in Action, KIA
Branch: Infantry
Component: USA - RA (Reg Army)
Rank: Private E-2
Pay Grade: Private E-2
Disposed Date: 2 Sep 1951
Disposed Place: North Korea
Organization: In Div - 2nd
Element Sequence: Cv Div Cav Regt Inf
Unit #: 0009
Service Occupation: Light Weapons Infantryman

Processed Date: Nov 1979
  • Title: Private, U.S. Army Rank: Private Service: U.S. Army Service ID: 16365832 Notes: Private Thomas was a member of the 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on September 2, 1951. Private Thomas was awarded the Purple Heart, 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.
  • Source: Korean War Veterans Honor Roll