Corporal Thomas Vaden Craze was a member of Battery A, 15th Field Artillery Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division. He was taken prisoner of war while fighting the enemy near Hoengsong, South Korea, on February 13, 1951, and was killed by a guard on March 31, 1951. His remains were not recovered He is memorialized at Honolulu.

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Date of death: 31 March 1951
  • County: Hamilton
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 2nd Infantry Division
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Purple Heart, Prisoner of War Medal, 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: Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Middle Panel
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