in Monroe Co., Tennessee
27, 1932 – March 7, 1951
Cemetery, Cobb County, Ga
A Tellico Plains soldier has been killed in
action, the War Department announced this week.
Making a supreme sacrifice was Pvt. Parrion R. Harris, son of Mr. and Mrs. William M.
Service Number 14322931
Killed in Action
Died March 7, 1951 in Korea
Harris was a Light Weapons Infantryman with the 35th Infantry Regiment,
25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy
in South Korea
on March 7, 1951. Private Harris was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat
Infantryman's Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service
Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit
Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.