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Collection James Banczak
WVM ID Number WVM Mss 887
Object Name Archive
Title Korean War photograph [ca. 1951].
Date ca. 1951
Event Korean War
Description Formal photograph of Private James Banczak of Antigo, Wisconsin in his military attire. James Banczak served in Company H of the 35th Infantry during the Korean War and was killed in action on April 4, 1951. Included with this photograph is the frame upon which provides detailed information about James Banczak's service and death. Listed on the frame are also the names of his mother and father. While in the service, Banczak earned: the Combat Infantryman Badge, Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Korea Service Medal, and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Extent and Medium of Description 0.1 linear ft. (1 folder)
Subjects Soldiers -- Wisconsin -- Antigo.
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Casualties.
United States. Army. Infantry, 35th. Company H.