Herbert D. T. Hung

Korean War
Service #29043458
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathOctober 10 1951
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 Hung was awarded the Purple Heart with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, 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 Hung was a member of the 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded in North Korea on June 2, 1951 and returned to duty on June 14, 1951. He was seriously wounded again on September 16, 1951 and returned on September 23, 1951. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on October 10, 1951.