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Contributed to IAGenWeb by Janelle Martin, August 2013 

U.S. Military Casualties of the Korean War
Home of Record: Hamilton County, Iowa

Name                Rank/Service/No.          Birth           Death            Remains Recovered       Notes

   Lanken, Walter J. 
      CPL Army 37669542              1924             19 Sept. 1950                      Yes                              Hostile-Killed
   Neal, Frank Allen         PVT Army 26984299       8 Aug. 1932        28 July 1950                        No                          Died while missing

Source: Korean War Extract Data File, part of Record Group 330, Records of the Office of the Secretary of Defense

Korean War Army Casualties (wounded)

Hamilton County, Iowa

~~~All Returned to Duty~~~

Name                                                              Rank                                               Date of casualty 

BUSING EDWARD E                     Private First Class       Infantry                       24 APRIL 1951       

CLABAUGH CLARENCE              Private First Class       Artillery                     21 SEPTEMBER 1951    

FONKEN LEE C                             Private First Class       Infantry                         8 OCTOBER 1951       

HOEFER RICHARD E                   Private E-2                   Infantry                       30 AUGUST 1951        

JONDAL DONALD H                    Private First Class        Infantry                         5 MARCH 1953                 

KNAPP GAYLON J                       Private First Class        Infantry                       13 FEBRUARY 1953              

MC INTYRE DAROLD M             Private First Class        Infantry                       26 FEBRUARY 1953

NICKLES GERALD E                   Private First Class        Infantry                        18 OCTOBER 1952              

OBER PHILLIP                              Private E-2                   Infantry                         26 MAY 1951   

OBER PHILLIP                              Corporal                       Infantry                         18 OCTOBER 1951               

OBER PHILLIP                              Sergeant                        Infantry                         11 DECEMBER 1951           

OLSON JAROLD D                       Corporal                       Infantry                         17 SEPTEMBER 1951            

REDLING WALTER H                  Private E-2                   Infantry                           5 APRIL 1952    

SCOTT RAYMOND E                   Private First Class       Infantry                           1 JULY 1953   

STUFLICK ROBERT D                 Private E-2                   Infantry                           9 AUGUST 1950  

Miscellaneous articles, etc.

Oct. 23, 1952 Daily Freeman Journal, p.2

At Scott Air Force Base in Illinois
A-2C Richard D. Nelson is now located at Scott Air Force base with the 3334th student squadron. His newest address is: A-2C Richard D. Nelson, AF 17353963, Stud. Sqd., Scott Air Force Base, Ill.
Change of Address
Randall--Pvt. E2 Marvin R. Sunnes has been transferred from Camp Drake to Camp Crawford, Japan.
His new address: Pvt. E2 Marvin R. Sunnes, US 55214480, Hq Co., 1st Bn., 7th Cav. Regt.,
APO 20, care of PM, San Francisco, Calif.

Located Overseas
Randall--Pvt. Sterling Nelson has the following address: Pvt. Sterling Nelson, US 55163566, 801 8th A.U. St. Comp., APO 5, care of Postmaster, San Francisco, Calif.

[transcribed April 2014]