Wednesday, October 22, 2008

David A. Feriend

David A Feriend was born about 1927 Grand Traverse County, Michigan.

Sergeant Feriend was a member of Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. His service occupation is listed as Automotive Mechanic (2nd Echelon).

He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on December 6, 1950.

He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. Sergeant Feriend 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.