Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Phy, H.)

Release No: 19-127 July 31, 2019 PRINT | E-MAIL
WASHINGTON — Army Cpl. Herman R. Phy, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for July 23, 2019.

(Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.)

In July 1953, Phy was an infantryman assigned to Company A, 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on July 6, 1953, reportedly near Hill 255, Pork Chop Hill, North Korea, when he could not be accounted for by his unit.

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