Edwin Pope

Korean War
Service #53180608
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathDecember 15 1953
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private Pope was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.\r\nPrivate Pope was awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
Private Pope was a member of Company M, 3rd Battalion, 279th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division. On December 15, 1953, during a training exercise near Yanggu-se, Korea he was accidentally killed from fragment wounds.