|Rank||Second Lieutenant U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||March 11 1954|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Second Lieutenant Pretsch 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.
Second Lieutenant Pretsch was a member of Company I, 3rd Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division. He died of other causes on March 11, 1954 near Yani-ri, North Korea.