Wesley Calvin Lawson
Born 1 December 1928

Sergeant First Class Lawson was a member of the 17th Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea.

Buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Kingsport, TN

  • Rank: Sergeant First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 1 December 1928
  • Date of death: 4 December 1951
  • County: Sullivan
  • Hometown: Kingsport
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 17th Infantry Regiment, 7th 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: Oak Hill Cemetery, Kingsport, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXI, Middle Panel
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