Private First Class Robert Marshall Buckner was a member of the 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 21 September 1929
  • Date of death: 9 September 1950
  • County: Knox
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 23rd 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: Bookwalter Cemetery, North Knoxville, Knox County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXI, Top Panel
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