Howard McDowell Cross
Sergeant First Class Cross was a member of the 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. He was killed in action while fighting the enemy in North Korea.
Buried at Gunnings Cemetery, Bristol, TN

  • Rank: Sergeant First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 23 September 1925
  • Date of death: 9 August 1951
  • County: Sullivan
  • Hometown: Bristol
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Purple Heart, Combat Infantrymans Badge, 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: Gunnings Cemetery, Bristol, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXI, Middle Panel
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