John McLaws

Korean War
Service #16332843
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathJune 21 1953
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Corporal McLaws was awarded 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 McLaws was a member of Headquarters Company, 73rd Medium Tank Battalion, 7th Infantry Division. He contracted epidemic hemorrhagic fever and was taken to the 11th Evacuation Hospital where he died on June 21, 1953.