|Rank||Corporal U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||July 15 1951|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Corporal Watkins 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.
Corporal Watkins was a member of Company C, 89th Medium Tank Battalion, 25th Infantry Division. He died of other causes on July 15, 1951 near Kumgong-ni, North Korea.