Thomas Wesley Boydston

Korean War
Service #O-62376
RankFirst Lieutenant U.S. Army
Date of DeathApril 26 1951
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Purple Heart
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
First Lieutenant Boydston was awarded the Purple Heart, 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.
USMA Class of 1950, First Lieutenant Boydston was a member of the 70th Medium Tank Battalion, 24th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on April 26, 1951.