Albert John Baron

Korean War
Service #42136830
RankMaster Sergeant U.S. Army
Date of DeathDecember 16 1953
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Master Sergeant Baron was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
Master Sergeant Baron was a member of the 24th Explosive Ordnance Bomb Disposal Detachment, U.S. Army. On December 16, 1953, he was converting a shell from a recoilless rifle to be used as a subcaliber training device at Kyongsong, Seoul, South Korea when it exploded killing him.