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Baldomero Lopez, 1LT First Name Baldomero
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Last Name Lopez
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Suffix 1LT
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Date of Birth 8/23/1925
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Place of Birth Tampa, FL, USA
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Place of Burial Tampa, FL, USA
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Date of Death 9/5/1950
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Place of Death Incheon, South Korea
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Cause of Death KIA hand grenade
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Living Status Deceased
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Gender Male
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Occupation 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment
Baldomero Lopez, 1LT Ethnicity Spanish
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Baldomero Lopez (August 23, 1925 – September 15, 1950) was a first lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War. He posthumously received the Medal of Honor for smothering a hand grenade with his own body during the Inchon Landing on September 15, 1950.

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