|Unit||F CO 17 INF 7 DIV|
|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||October 8 1952|
|Status||Missing In Action|
Courts of the Missing
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private First Class Rivera-Claudio 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.
Private First Class Rivera-Claudio was a Light Weapons Infantryman in Company F, 2nd Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy near Kumhwa, North Korea on October 8, 1952. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953.