Richard Eugene Pease

Korean War
Service #36847964
RankPrivate First Class U.S. Army
Date of DeathSeptember 3 1950
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
Private First Class Pease was awarded the Purple Heart, 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.
Private First Class Pease was a member of Company A, 1st Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while defending a bridge on the Han River in South Korea on September 3, 1950.