James J. Frattaroli

James J. Frattaroli

Korean War
Service #13282897
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathJuly 20 1950
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Purple Heart
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
Silver Star
United Nations Service Medal
World War II Victory Medal
For his leadership and valor, Corporal Frattaroli was awarded the Silver Star, the Purple Heart, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation, the Republic of Korea War Service Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.
Notes
Corporal Frattaroli was a veteran of World War II. In Korea, he was a member of the 11th Field Artillery Battalion, 24th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action near Taejon, South Korea, as he tried to prevent the enemy from capturing US artillery howitzers on July 20, 1950.