Earl William Brown

Korean War
Service #51157106
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathFebruary 22 1953
Bronze Star
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
For his leadership and valor, Private Brown was awarded the Bronze Star, 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 Brown was a member of the 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy while fighting the enemy in North Korea on December 5, 1952 and evacuated to the Unites States. He died at Fort Devens, Massachusetts on February 22, 1953.