Thomas Horton

  • Rank During: Seaman (E-3), Corpsman (Attached to USMC)
  • U.S. Navy
  • United States
  • U.S. Marine Corps - 2nd Marine Division

Corpman Thomas L. Horton,volunteered with other men from st,albans naval station to serve with the marines. after an attack by n.koreans the marine unit retreated to re-organize. an effort was called upon to recover wounded on hill. corpman horton along with others volunteered and shortly later was reported missing in action. his helmut with the red cross insignia was seen being worn by n.korean. He has never been recovered and is stil reported as missing presumed dead.

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