Henry L. Aceves

Korean War
Service #18295731
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathDecember 4 1950
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 Aceves 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.
Corporal Aceves was a member of the 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy along the Chongchon River near Kujang, North Korea on November 27, 1950 and died of those wounds on December 4, 1950.