The Korean War Veterans Honor Roll
Frank Bennett Peets
Private, U.S. Army
Date of Death
September 2, 1953
Private Peets was a member of the 406th Engineer Training Brigade at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. On September 2, 1953, he and 39 other trainees were given a demonstration ride on an engineer pontoon raft on a nearby lake when the raft capsized. Private Peets and 19 trainees drowned.