James Calvin Wetherelt

Korean War
Service #56119191
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathJuly 10 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 Wetherelt 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 Wetherelt was a member of Service Company, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. On July 10, 1952, he was killed when the jeep he was driving overturned after hitting an embankment near Chunchon, South Korea