|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||August 30 1952|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private First Class Wells was awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge, 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 Wells was a member of Service Company, 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. On August 30, 1952, while on a training exercise, he was killed by an accidental explosion at Kumgong-ni, North Korea.