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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private 1st Class
Service Years
1950 - 1951
MOS
0300-Basic Infantryman
Home State
North Dakota

Rifle MarksmanPistol Marksman

Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Sep 21, 1951
Service to 1951
1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5), 5th Marine Regiment
1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5), 5th Marine Regiment
Rank
Private 1st Class
Location
Punch Bowl - Korea, North
MOS
0300-Basic Infantryman
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1951 - 1951
Battle for the Punch Bowl
Description
The Battle of the Punchbowl, was one of the last battles of the movement phase of the Korean War. Following the breakdown of armistice negotiations in August 1951, the United Nations Command decided t... More
Memories
Killed in Action
Died September 21, 1951 in Korea

Private First Class Hoy was a member of the Anti-Ta


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1951 - 1951
Service from 1950
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
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Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
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National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
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Korea Service Medal
Criteria
To be eligible for this medal, the Service member must have: Served between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignm... More
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United Nations Service Medal (Korea)
Criteria
The United Nations Korean Medal was generally awarded for any period of service while assigned as a member of the Armed Forces dispatched to Korea or adjacent areas for service on behalf of the United... More
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Republic of Korea War Service Medal
Criteria
Criteria for award of the Republic of Korea Korean War Service Medal (ROK KWSM) have been established by the ROK government. To qualify for the medal, the veteran must have: Served between the outbrea... More
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