Joe Pete McKeehan
Born 24 December 1925

Private First Class McKeehan was a member of the 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea. Buried at McKeehan Cemetery, Elizabethton, TN.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 24 December 1925
  • Date of death: 7 January 1951
  • County: Carter
  • Hometown: Elizabethton
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd 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: McKeehan Cemetery, Elizabethton, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Top Panel
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