Spiros John Markos

Korean War
Service #51058332
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathFebruary 28 1953
Army of Occupation Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Corporal Markos was awarded the Army of Occupation Medal (Asia) and the National Defense Service Medal.
Corporal Markos served as a cook with an Infantry unit in Okinawa during the Korean War. He became ill with acute leukemia and was evacuated to the United States and died at Murphy General Hospital, Waltham, Massachusetts on February 28, 1953.