Veterans' Memorial Project

Kenneth Frank Reimer

Chicago, IL

Korean War

College: Commerce & Business Administration

Graduation Year: Attended 1948-1949

Service Branch: Army

Rank: Second Lieutenant

Date of Birth: 01/29/1929

Date of Death: 06/11/1953

Second Lieutenant Reimer was a member of the 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while defending “Outpost Harry” in North Korea against an enemy attack on June 11, 1953. Second Lieutenant Reimer was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman’s Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, and the Korean War Service Medal.

See also:

www.koreanwar.org
www.abmc.gov

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