Born 1928

Corporal Mathis was a member of the 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea.

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Date of birth:
  • 24 November 1928
  • Date of death: 4 December 1950
  • County: Hancock
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry 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: Johnson Cemetery, Hancock County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Bottom Panel
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