John Alden Hine Jr.

Korean War
RankMajor U.S. Army
Date of DeathJune 28 1951
Bronze Star
European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal
Purple Heart
Silver Star
World War II Victory Medal
For his leadership and valor, Major Hine was awarded the Silver Star, the Bronze Star, the Commendation Ribbon, the Purple Heart, World War II Victory Medal, the European Theater of Operations Medal and other World War II medals.
USMA Class of January, 1943, Major Hine was a veteran of World War II, serving with the 100th Infantry Division in Germany. During the Korean War, he was an aide to Major General Withers A. Burress at Camp Atterbury, Indiana. He was stricken with acute leukemia and died at Camp Atterbury on June 28, 1951.