Charles Edward Hinnant

Korean War
Service #13467988
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathMarch 7 1954
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private Hinnant was awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
Private Hinnant was a member of Company M, 3rd Battalion, 160th Infantry Regiment, 40th Infantry Division. On March 7, 1954, he was driving a truck 6 miles north of Kapyong, South Korea when it went over an embankment.