Cleo Pitts

Korean War
Service #53055826
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathOctober 6 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
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private Pitts 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 Pitts was a member of the 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in Korea on October 3, 1951 and died of those wounds on October 6, 1951.