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Jaime Acosta-Garcia

Date of death: July 15, 1953
Home of record: Guanica Puerto Rico
Status: KIA

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Silver Star

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Awarded for actions during the Korean War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Second Lieutenant (Infantry) Jaime Acosta-Garcia (ASN: 0-2034187), United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star (Posthumously) for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving with Company K, 180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division in Korea.

General Orders: Headquarters, 45th Infantry Division, General Orders No. 480 (1953)

Action Date: Korean War

Service: Army

Rank: Second Lieutenant

Company: Company K

Battalion: 3d Battalion

Regiment: 180th Infantry Regiment

Division: 45th Infantry Division