Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Sewell, D.)

Release No: 19-190 Sept. 25, 2019 PRINT | E-MAIL
WASHINGTON — Army Sgt. David C. Sewell, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 23, 2019.

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

In late 1950, Sewell was a member of Company M, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action Nov. 28, 1950, in the vicinity of the Chosin Reservoir, North Korea, when his unit was attacked by enemy forces. Following the battle, his remains could not be recovered.

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