|Rank||Lieutenant Colonel U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||November 8 1950|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Lieutenant Colonel Van Wakeman was awarded 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.
Lieutenant Colonel Van Wakeman was a member of the U.S. Army serving in Korea. He died of other causes on November 8, 1950.