Walker, Harold Thomas, LTJG

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Last Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1950-1951, 131X, USS Boxer (CVA-21)
Service Years
1948 - 1951
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Lieutenant Junior Grade

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Home State
Missouri
Missouri
Year of Birth
1924
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Kansas City
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Apr 07, 1951
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Military Association Memberships
United States Navy Memorial Korean War FallenThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  2015, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2015, Korean War Fallen
  2015, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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Naval Aviator Wings

 
 Duty Stations
VF-101 Grim ReapersUSS Boxer (CVA-21)
  1950-1951, 131X, VF-101 Grim Reapers
  1950-1951, 131X, USS Boxer (CVA-21)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Inchon Landing/Operation Chromite
  1950-1951 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
   
Comments/Citation


                LOCATION: NORTH KOREA

                     NEAR TANCHON

Lieutenant Junior Grade Walker was the pilot of a F4U-4 Corsair fighter with Fighter Squadron 114 (884) aboard the carrier USS BOXER (CV-21). On April 7, 1951, while on a combat mission, his aircraft was hit by anti-aircraft fire and the engine froze. He was last seen entering a fog bank near Tanchon, Korea. He was presumed dead on April 21, 1954. USS Boxer -w/Lt. Chas Garrison per Jan Curran Carrier Group 101 F-4U4 Forced landing w/attacking in NK

   
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