|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||May 23 1951|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Private First Class Dittenhafer was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Private First Class Dittenhafer was a member of the Telephone and Teletypewriter Operations Company, 101st Signal Battalion, U.S. Army. On May 23, 1951, he drowned while swimming in the Han River at Yoju, South Korea.