Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Johnson, G.)

Release No: 19-161 Aug. 29, 2019 PRINT | E-MAIL
WASHINGTON — Army Cpl. Gudmund C. Johnson, Jr., killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Aug. 27, 2019.

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

On Nov. 28, 1950, Johnson was a member of Company K, 3rd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, when he was captured by enemy forces near Unsan, North Korea., He reportedly died while a prisoner of war at Camp #5, where he was held by the Chinese People's Volunteer Forces. Following his death, his remains could not be recovered.

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