|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||May 8 1952|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Private First Class Coppola 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 First Class Coppola was a member of Company A, 430th Engineer Construction Battalion, U.S. Army. On May 8, 1952, he was riding in a jeep 10 miles south of Hongchon, South Korea, when the jeep ran off the road and overturned killing him.