The Korean War Veterans Honor Roll
Johnnie E. Phillips
Private, U.S. Army
Date of Death
August 28, 1953
Private Phillips was a member of Company H, 2nd Battalion, 5th Infantry Regimental Combat Team. He was seriously wounded while fighting the enemy in South Korea on March 19, 1951 and returned to duty on March 23, 1951. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy near Ukkalgye, North Korea on April 23, 1951 and died while a prisoner on August 8, 1953.