Vestal Ray Cowan
Born 20 November 1932
Private First Class Cowan was a member of the 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was killed in action while fighting the enemy in North Korea.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 20 November 1932
  • Date of death: 27 August 1951
  • County: Johnson
  • Hometown: Carder View
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 9th 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: Bunton Cemetery, Johnson County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXI, Top Panel
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