Billy J. Isbell

Korean War
Service #19341899
RankSergeant U.S. Army
Date of DeathMarch 6 1952
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
Sergeant Isbell was awarded the Purple Heart, 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.
Sergeant Isbell was a member of the 987th Armored Field Artillery Battalion, 40th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded while fighting the enemy in North Korea on March 5, 1952 and died of those wounds the following day.