Richard C. Carrigo

Korean War
Service #13295787
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathSeptember 16 1950
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
Corporal Carrigo 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.
Corporal Carrigo was a member of the 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy defending the Pusan perimeter in South Korea on September 16, 1950.