Soldier Killed During Korean War Accounted For (Jubb, J.)
March 15, 2018 —
Army Cpl. James I. Jubb, killed during the Korean War, has now been accounted for.
In August 1950, Jubb was a member of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division, his unit suffered heavy losses while fighting units of the North Korean People’s Army in the vicinity of the Naktong River, South Korea. Jubb was reported missing in action on Aug. 10, 1950 when he could not be accounted for by his unit. His remains were later declared unrecoverable.
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Interment services are pending; more details will be released 7-10 days prior to scheduled funeral services.
Jubb’s name is recorded on the Courts of the Missing at the NMCP in Honolulu along with the others who are missing from the Korean War. A rosette will be placed next to his name to indicate he has been accounted for.
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