Private First Class Overbay was a decorated veteran of World War II. In Korea, he was a Light Weapons Infantryman with Company L, 3rd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea. His brother, Charles M. Overbay, was killed in Korea a year later.
35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Division
Light Weapons Infantryman
Jacob Kenneth ‘Ken’ Overbay was the husband of Unav Greene and father of Larry Kenneth Overbay.