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Purple Heart KIA KOREA

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Hello,

I recently have found a Purple Heart awarded to GURFEIN, LEON. With some internet research I could find out a little bit.

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I was wondering if someone could help me with a picture of this soldier.

Since I am not specialized in US awards I would like to know where I can found out more. For example, was he awarded more then only this Purple Heart. Where can I find this information.

Sincerely, Werner 

 

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He would've at the very minimum received the Korean Service Campaign Medal, the UN Medal for action in Korea, and the National Defense Service Medal. 

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Thank you Paul.

I would like to find out more about this person. Is there a possibility to find a copy of his personal military record ?

I have already found the following insigna on the internet. Now I am looking for some original period ones.

hopefully I can make a reconstruction of the medals awarded to Mr Gurfein. Any help would be welcome ☺️

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