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Remains of Ohio soldier who died in Korean War buried in Ross Co. (Via NBC 4)

The remains of Army Cpl. Robert L. Bray of Chillicothe were laid to rest, Wednesday, in Bainbridge.

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency says Bray was a member of Company C, 1st Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Regiment in the summer of 1950. He was reported missing on July 20, 1950 near Taejon, South Korea, and declared dead on Dec. 31, 1953.

Bray’s sister, Cleo Jones was just 10 years old when her brother joined the army.

“The only thing I can remember about him is he loved to pole vault,” says Jones.

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