Joseph E. Gallitz

Joseph E. Gallitz

Korean War
Service #55265084
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathJune 14 1953
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Purple Heart
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Corporal Gallitz was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Notes
Corporal Gallitz was a member of the 461st Infantry Battalion, Heavy Mortars, U.S. Army. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on June 14, 1953.