Charles J. Garnett

Korean War
Service #52172691
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathMarch 23 1953
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 Garnett was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, 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 Garnett was a member of the 17th Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in North Korea on October 6, 1952 and returned to duty on October 16, 1952. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on March 23, 1953.