John William Helton Jr.

Korean War
Service #17375780
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathJanuary 21 1954
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Private Helton was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
Private Helton was a member of Company A, 4th Signal Battalion, U.S. Army. He fell from a signal pole where he was working and was evacuated to the 46th Mobile Army Surgical Unit where he died on January 21, 1954.