Ewald Antone Letinich

Korean War
Service #55059926
RankPrivate First Class U.S. Army
Date of DeathFebruary 24 1952
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private First Class Letinich was awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
Private First Class Letinich was a member of Company B, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was badly burned when his bunker caught fire and was evacuated to the 8063rd Mobile Army Surgical Hospital where he died on February 24, 1952.