|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||May 4 1953|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Private First Class Vandiver 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.
Private First Class Vandiver was a member of Service Company, 27th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. On May 4, 1953, he was killed when his truck overturned at Freedom Village, North Korea.