Richard M. King
Born 1930 Corporal, U.S. Army
Service Number 16263018
Killed in Action
Died July 25, 1950 in Korea Corporal King was a member of the 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on July 25, 1950. Corporal King 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.
Source: Korean War Honor Roll, American Battle Monuments Commission