|Rank||Colonel U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||March 16 1951|
Army Commendation Medal
Distinguished Service Medal (Army)
Korean Service Medal
Legion of Merit
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
For his leadership and valor, Colonel Unger was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal, the Legion of Merit, and the Army Commendation Ribbon, 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.
Colonel Unger was a decorated veteran of World War II. He served with the 1st Cavalry Division in Korea. He died of other causes in Korea on March 16, 1951.