|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||January 1 1954|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Private First Class Piilola was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
Private First Class Piilola was a member of Service Company, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He died of other causes on January 1, 1954 near Yujong, North Korea.