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Korean War Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

Though Korean War hostilities lasted only three years, the "Forgotten War" has never really ended. By the time of the 1953 armistice, 1.9 million Americans had served in the conflict – and 37,000 of them never came home. This memorial site was created to honor and remember veterans of the Korean War. We will not forget you.
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Korean War Memorial: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Henry Leerkamp

Henry G. Leerkamp Henry "Hank" Leerkamp passed away on July 18, 2014, at St. Peter Hospital. Hank was born on June 18, 1921, in Chester, MN. He joined the army in 1939. He was in Europe and the South Pacific during WWll. During the Korean War he was captured and was a POW for 37 months until August, 1953. He retired from the army as a Master Sargent in 1960 and then went to work at the VA Hospital in Lakewood as a nursing assistant. He was also a fire captain in the early days of the Lacey...
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