|Rank||Warrant Officer U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||July 21 1953|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
World War II Victory Medal
Warrant Officer Vawter was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation, the Republic of Korea War Service Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.
Warrant Officer Vawter was a veteran of World War II. In Korea, he was a member of Headquarters Battery, 1st Corps Artillery. He died of other causes on July 21, 1953 at Hwangjiasi, North Korea.