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Pvt.1st Class Allen Lyle Mettler - POW

Korean War Memorial
Drake, ND
County: McHenry
Korea - POW
Date of Capture: February 12, 1951 / Age: 21
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: K Company, 9th Infantry Regiment

He was captured and unaccounted for when the war ended and was listed as Missing in Action. His remains were recovered, identified, and returned to the United Sates in 2006.

He was laid to rest at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery on October 6, 2006.