Corporal Wilson was a member of the 2nd Armored Reconnaissance Company, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea.

Buried at Goins Cemetery, LaFollette, TN

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Date of birth:
  • 6 May 1926
  • Date of death: 14 February 1951
  • County: Campbell
  • Hometown: LaFollette
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 2nd Armored Reconnaissance Company, 2nd Infantry Division
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Purple Heart, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, Korean Presidential Unit Citation, Republic of Korea War Service Medal, and National Defense Service Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Goins Cemetery, LaFollette, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Top Panel
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