Billy Bruce Gass
Sergeant Gass was a member of the 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy in North Korea near Kunu-Ri Gauntlet on December 1, 1950, and died while a prisoner on March 31, 1951.

Awards:
Combat Infantrymans Badge, Purple Heart, Prisoner of War Medal, Good Conduct Medal, World War II Victory Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, Republic of Korea War Service Medal, and Korean Presidential Unit Citation

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 12 July 1929
  • Date of death: 31 March 1951
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Morristown
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Combat Infantrymans Badge, Purple Heart, Prisoner of War Medal, Good Conduct Medal, World War II Victory Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, Republic of Korea War Service Medal, and Korean Presidential Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Jarnagin Cemetery, Morristown, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXI, Top Panel
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