Sergeant Robert (Buzz) L. Sheppard was a member of the 179th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division, Company B. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea.

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 3 November 1931
  • Date of death: 27 July 1953
  • County: Fentress
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 179th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Purple Heart, Combat Infantrymans Badge, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, and Republic of Korea War Service Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Forest Cemetery, Coeur d'Alene, Kootennai County, Idaho
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Middle Panel
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