Marvin Gardner Brown

Korean War
Service #16375362
RankPrivate First Class U.S. Army
Date of DeathApril 4 1952
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
Private First Class Brown 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.
Private First Class Brown was a member of the 279th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division. On April 4, 1952, he was Killed in Action while defending his position against enemy patrols about ten miles west of Chorwon, North Korea.