Nathan Paul Spears

Korean War
Service #19306309
RankSergeant U.S. Army
Date of DeathAugust 4 1950
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Purple Heart
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Sergeant Spears was awarded the Purple Heart, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Sergeant Spears was a member the Ordnance Corps serving with the 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy along the Naktong River near Changyong, South Korea on August 4, 1950.