Posted By:P.Fazzini
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Subject:Bernard Fisher killed 1951
Post Date:March 30, 2013 at 12:05:54
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Son of https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XHZ2-TLP William Fisher {b.1898} and Elsie Cheyney {b.1901} In 1930 residents of Philadelphia PA


ABMC Record:

Bernard James Fisher
Luzerne, Pennsylvania
Born 1929
Sergeant, U.S. Army
Service Number 13311725
Missing in Action - Presumed Dead
Died January 1, 1951 in Korea
Sergeant Fisher was a member of Company L, 3rd Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on January 1, 1951. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. Sergeant Fisher was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman's 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.


DPMO 2013

Sgt. Bernard J. Fisher,U.S. Army, Company L, 3rd Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division, was lost on Jan. 1, 1951, near Seoul, South Korea. He was accounted for on March 14, 2013. He will be buried with full military honors July 9, 2013, at Arlington National Cemetery