George Clifford Walls
Killed in Action
Private First Class Walls was a member of Company M, 3rd Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while serving on security duty in the Demilitarized Zone from a shot in the back by a Korean ex-convict on November 22, 1955. Private First Class Walls was awarded the Purple Heart, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean Defense Service Medal.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 12 August 1933
  • Date of death: 22 November 1955
  • County: Morgan
  • Hometown: Oliver Springs
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal and Korean Defense Service Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Davis Cemetery, Morgan County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXI, Middle Panel
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