Born 5 March 1928
Buried at Pilot Knob Cemetery, Bulls Gap, TN

19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division, Company C

Corporal Couch entered the service March 1, 1948, and received his basic training at Fort Jackson, SC, where he was stationed for seven months. He went overseas in October of the same year and was killed July 16, 1950.
-Submitted by his sister, Audrey Wheeler

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Date of birth:
  • 5 March 1928
  • Date of death: 16 July 1950
  • County: Greene
  • Hometown: Bulls Gap
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th 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: Pilot Knob Cemetery, Bulls Gap, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Top Panel
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