James Duke Brown

Korean War
Service #56145005
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathSeptember 20 1951
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Private Brown was awarded 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 Headquarters Battery, 196th Field Artillery Battalion, X Corps. On September 20, 1951, he was riding in a truck near Kojon-ni, North Korea. The truck ran off a steep grade and turned over killing him instantly.