Joseph R Gerchman

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Joseph R Gerchman

Birthplace: Forest City, Susquehanna, PA, United States
Death: July 27, 1950 (18)
near Hadonig, South Korea (WW II Killed-In-Action)
Place of Burial: Forest CIty, Susquehanna, PA, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Lawrence Gerchman and Ruth Ann Gerchman
Brother of Private; Private and Thomas Lawrence Gerchman

Managed by: Delores Mary Gerchman
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About Joseph R Gerchman

Report of Death: Department of Arhiv: Adjutant General's Office: Joseph Gerchman, Army Service Infantry, Station Far East Command, died in battle in Korea, on 27 July 1950. His body was carried by the Department of Army as missing in action, captured to date of evidence of his death.

Korean War Record Joseph Gerchmaan, age 31, Susquehanna Co., PA, died 27 July 1950, Korea. He was killed in action while fighting the enemy near Hadonig, South Korea, 27 July 1950. Private Gerchman 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 War Service Medal.

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Joseph R Gerchman's Timeline

November 16, 1931
Forest City, Susquehanna, PA, United States
November 28, 1931
Forest City, Susquehanana, PA, United States
July 27, 1950
Age 18
near Hadonig, South Korea
November 21, 1951
Age 18
Forest CIty, Susquehanna, PA, United States