The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Charles A. Falk
Rank: Master Sergeant
Service Number: 19338089
Date Missing: 1950-11-28
Unit: 3rd Battalion 5th Infantry Regimental Combat Team
Branch of Service: U.S. Army
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Honolulu Memorial
Rosette In Place:
Next Steps: Master Sergeant Falk was a veteran of World War II. In Korea, he was a member of Company M, 3rd Battalion, 5th Infantry Regimental Combat Team. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy near Sillim-ni, North Korea on November 28, 1950. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. ** For his leadership and valor, Master Sergeant Falk was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross, the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation, the Republic of Korea War Service Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.
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