Seldon Theodore Johnson

Korean War
Service #37278446
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathFebruary 14 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
World War II Victory Medal
Private Johnson was awarded the Purple Heart, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation, the Republic of Korea War Service Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.
Private Johnson was a veteran of World War II. In Korea, he was a member of the 2nd Reconnaissance Company, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action on February 14, 1951, while defending Chipyong, South Korea against large elements of Chinese.