Born 18 September 1927

Private First Class Willie Jay Fagain was a member of the 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea.

Son of Eugene Fagain, Chattanooga, Tennessee
Buried at the Chattanooga National Cemetery, W, 171

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 18 September 1927
  • Date of death: 4 September 1951
  • County: Hamilton
  • Hometown: Chattanooga
  • 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, and Republic of Korea War Service Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Middle Panel
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