Silver, Clarence, PFC

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Last Rank
Private 1st Class
Primary Unit
1952-1953, 0300, A Co, 1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
Service Years
1951 - 1953

Private 1st Class


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Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Mobile, AL

Casualty Date
Jul 17, 1953
Hostile, Died
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Korea, South
Korean War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Unit Assignments
MCRD (Cadre) Parris Island, SCUSMC (United States Marine Corps)Infantry Training School(s) West1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5), 5th Marine Regiment
  1951-1951, 9900, MCRD (Cadre) Parris Island, SC
  1952-1952, 3100, 1st Landing Support Co, 2nd Service Bn
  1952-1952, 3100, 2nd Infantry Training Bn, 2nd Infantry Training Regiment (Cadre)
  1952-1953, 0300, A Co, 1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1953-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)/Battle of the Outposts (Vegas - Reno - Carson)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
July 13-20, 1953 CCF launches even larger offensive than June attack along central Korean front. IX and ROKII Corps MLR reestablished south of Kumsong River.

July 17, 1953 Mishap A Marine C-119 transport plane crashes near Milton, FL, claiming the lives of the four crewmen and 38 NROTC midshipmen.
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Yancey County

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