Joseph Williams

Korean War
Service #55128761
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathNovember 28 1951
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 Williams 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 Williams was a member of Company A, 1st Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. On November 28, 1951, he was killed when one of his grenades accidentally exploded near Yangho-Dong, Korea.