Daniel Albert Harvey
Corporal, United States Marine Corps
Born December 13, 1930
Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps
Service Number 661467
Died of Wounds
Died September 19, 1950 in Korea
Corporal Harvey was a member of Company D, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division.
He was seriously wounded while fighting the enemy in Korea and died of those wounds on September 19, 1950. Corporal Harvey was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
MARINE VICTIM OF KOREA WAR BURIED IN ARLINGTON
WASHINGTON, September 27, 1950 - The first
Marine to be buried in this country as a result of the Korean fighting
was given military honors at Arlington National Cemetery today. He
was Corporal Daniel Albert Harvey, 20, of Melrose, Massachusetts, who died
in the Naval Hospital at Oakland, Califronia, Serpember 19, after he was
flown from Korea.