Charles John Baron Jr.

Korean War
Service #17271137
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathOctober 25 1950
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private Baron was a member of the 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by shrapnel in his neck while fighting the enemy in South Korea on September 3, 1950 and died of those wounds on October 25, 1950.Private Baron 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.