Raul R. Islas

Korean War
Service #56077411
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathJanuary 9 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
Combat Infantryman Badge
Corporal Islas was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, 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 Islas was a member of the 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in North Korea on November 13, 1951 and returned to duty on November 17, 1951. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on January 9, 1952.