Joseph Frank Zumbo

Korean War
Service #51202334
RankPrivate First Class U.S. Army
Date of DeathAugust 2 1953
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Purple Heart
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private First Class Zumbo was awarded the Purple Heart, 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 Zumbo was a member of Company I, 3rd Battalion, 5th Infantry Regimental Combat Team. He was wounded by a landmine at Nanggu-ni, North Korea and the injury became critical on August 1, 1953. He died on August 2, 1953.