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Conflict: Korea

The total casualty count for North Dakota's Korean War heroes is 190.

Data retrieved from:  Find the Data | Korean War CasualtiesThe Korean War ProjectFind a Grave (photos also retrieved from this site), The 35th Infantry Regiment Association (photos also retrieved from this site), the Military Times Hall of Valor, and Military Hall of Honor.

This section is updated regularly as we discover new information and continue to add North Dakota's heroes.  Please contact us if you have information to add or update.

Korean War Memorial
1952
Sutton, ND
Korea - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company E, 2nd Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division
Date of Loss: April 17, 1952 / Age: 24

He was killed when his bunker collapsed on him near Murak-Tong, North Korea

Korean War Memorial
1952
Bantry, ND
Korea - Fallen
Date of Loss: April 17, 1952

Killed in action.

Korean War Memorial
1952
Grand Forks County, ND
Korea - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division
Date of Loss: April 16, 1952
Korean War Memorial
1952
McLean County, ND
Korea - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 14th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division
Date of Loss: April 1, 1952
Korean War Memorial
1952
Emmons County, ND
Korea - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 7th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division
Date of Loss: March 30, 1952 / Age: 20
POW/MIA Logo
1952
Carrington, ND
Korea - MIA
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division:  8th Fighter-Bomber Squadron, 49th Fighter-Bomber Group
Date of Disappearance: March 28, 1952 / Age: 24

While on a combat mission, his aircraft received a direct hit by anti-aircraft fire, crashed and exploded. His remains were never recovered. 

Korean War Memorial
1952
Richland County, ND
Korea - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 223rd Infantry Regiment, 40th Infantry Division
Date of Loss: March 27, 1952 / Age: 24
Cecil William Brandsted
1952
Amenia, ND
Korea - MIA
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division: 730th Bomber Squadron, 452nd Bomber Wing
Date of Disappearance: March 22, 1952 / Age: 30

While on an armed reconnaissance near Kangdong, contact was lost with the aircraft. He was listed as Missing in Action and was presumed dead on February 28, 1954.

Korean War Memorial
1952
Benson County, ND
Korea - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division
Date of Loss: March 9, 1952
Korean War Memorial
1952
Hatton, ND
Korea - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company B, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division
Date of Loss: February 19, 1952 / Age: 23

He died of severe burns when his bunker caught fire near Kal-Gol, North Korea.

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