Harry Leon Wilson

Private Wilson was a Light Weapons Infantryman with the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy in North Korea on November 27, 1950 and died while a prisoner on February 8, 1951.

He is buried at Holy Hill Cemetery, Mountain City, TN.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 13 July 1932
  • Date of death: 8 February 1951
  • County: Johnson
  • Hometown: Mountain City
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Combat Infantrymans Badge, Prisoner of War Medal, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Presidential Unit Citation, and Republic of Korea War Service Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Holy Hill Cemetery, Mountain City, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXI, Top Panel
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