Baskil Jones

Korean War
Service #24568656
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathSeptember 22 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
Private Jones 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.
Private Jones was a member of the 196th Field Artillery Battalion, X Corps. He was seriously wounded while fighting the enemy in North Korea on September 21, 1951 and died of those wounds the following day.